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Former US vice president talks Trump, Brexit and climate change denial.

If you locked Fox and Hammond in a room which of the two would you expect to emerge as the other one’s pigskin bag?

Steve Anglesey picks out the worst Brexiteers of the week

A recent poll by well-regarded academics suggested the vast majority of the British public now backed an extreme form of Brexit. Here‘s why that is not the case.

Brexit may not happen at all – when what we need are leaders, not followers, to win this battle

Donald Trump has been widely criticised for failing to condemn neo-Nazis after the violence in Charlottesville. Here Nigel Warburton explores the theory of implicature

The cabinet has been accused of still believing Britain can “have its cake and eat it” after releasing details of a transitional plan that could include a temporary customs union.

Leave.EU have launched a broadside on cabinet Remainers Chancellor Philip Hammond and Home Secretary Amber Rudd in a bid to get the pair deselected.

I don’t blame the Scots if Brexit leads them to want another shot at independence

The rise of capitalism and individualism in the West, and even the current reforms in China, can all be explained by the rise of the potato

Vlad the Lad is the supreme master of the macho man holiday snap...

Long considered a lodestar of go-it-alone globalisation, Singapore now needs its neighbours more than ever

The dispute was an ominous warning of problems for our time over where ultimate power lies in the US

The working class were the key to Brexit. They must be the key to its defeat.

Culture

For three decades of the last century, Jacques Cousteau was without doubt one of the best-known Frenchmen in the world.

Which are the best comedy shows to see at Edinburgh Fringe?

Fashion can be considered frivolous and in some ways it is.

A new theatre production telling the story of the arrest and imprisonment of feminist collective Pussy Riot shows why they are more relevant now than ever.

Safe choices and repetition have put lampooning comedy on its knees

Paul Wang, Dane Baptiste, Imaginary Radio, Geoffrey Brown and Gareth Morinan all took to the stage at the largest arts festival in the world

Our culture correspondent on the ‘earworm’ that has become the soundtrack to the summer

Politicians should remember what lack of sleep can do to us.

Comedians Jan Ravens and Andrew Maxwell both took to the stage at the largest arts festival in the world.

Jess Robinson, Tez Ilyas and Rachel Jackson all took to the stage for Fringe week - the largest arts festival in the world.

Comedians Sara Schaefer, Tiff Stevenson and Pippa Evans all took to the stage at the largest arts festival in the world.

Budapest side Honved produced one of the greatest sides in the world. But all that was destroyed by the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 and they are still struggling under the weight of history.

Parisians might like to claim a link for their city back to ancient Greece. In fact the stronger connection is a Yorkshire one

Lies, damn lies and Brexit: How fabrication – whatever the consequences – has become a viable political weapon and what the fallout might be

The epitaph for the Battle of Passchendaele – as with so much of our understanding of the First World War – came from a British war poet. But what of their German counterparts? We explore the poetry that emerged from the other side of no-man’s land

Five books of remarkable journeys by remarkable people.

From the outrageously expensive flops to big budget blockbusters, we pick four of the riskiest cinema spends

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