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13 June 2018

The Trump-Kim summit: kitsch or progress?

There are reasons both to cheer and worry about this strangest of meetings.

13 June 2018

Lionel Shriver is right about the diversity industry

Writers should be judged by their talent, not their background.

15 May 2018

Malaysia: a victory for democracy

The defeat of Malaysia’s corrupt rulers was unexpected, and welcome.

30 April 2018

Korea: what’s Trump got to do with it?

The inter-Korea agreement was struck in spite of the US.

13 March 2018

Trump’s new world dis-order

US foreign policy is now conducted on the president’s whim.

24 October 2017

No, China isn’t going back to Maoism

Xi isn’t the nostalgic Communist Western reporters claim he is.

19 September 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi: a childish obsession

We need to stop searching for saviours and demons in global affairs.

5 September 2017

Bring back geopolitics

The Korea tensions speak to the death of reasoned diplomacy.

14 August 2017

North Korea: fire and fury and hypocrisy

Critics of Trump's buffoonish barbarism should look in the mirror.