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

Steve Anglesey picks out the worst Brexiteers of the week

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

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?

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.

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

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

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.

Old bigotries dissolve, but they are quickly replaced by new ones if the vacuum is only filled by economic failure and inequality, by uncertainty compounded by weak leadership.

Safe choices and repetition have put lampooning comedy on its knees

Even without the complications of Brexit, Britain’s economy is in serious peril. But with attention elsewhere, is anyone in power actually listening?

The architect of the Labour’s introduction of student fees says the money charged is now nothing more than vice-chancellors profiteering

When the political season resumes with the party conferences, we had better have got our act together. All of us. Or else this thing is happening

Steve Coogan discusses buttonholing his illuminati mates at posh parties and quitting the booze

Editor-at-Large Alistair Campbell has a suggestion: to anyone yet to book a holiday – try Albania

Is Europe’s biggest ever movie Europe’s biggest ever flop? Cult director Luc Besson talks about his new sci-fi epic Valerian

Since Brexit there has been a spike in homophobic hate crime. What are the reasons behind the worrying trend?

International Trade Secretary Liam Fox has denied the Chancellor’s claim there will be three years of continued free movement after Brexit.

It is 50 years since a huge breakthrough for gay rights in the UK – the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality

Did you spot the Canadian angle on the British government’s latest Cunning Plan, the one intended to make good Theresa May’s pledge to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice on Brexit Day without doing serious “no deal” harm to the economy?

Britain’s funniest politico Steve Coogan talks Corbyn, Grenfell and how Alan Partridge is a rabid Hard Brexiteer.

The tragic drowning of French philosopher Anne Dufourmantelle while trying to rescue two stricken children has prompted tributes from across the globe.

The New European has finally decided to publish one of persistent Brexiteer Robert Miller’s letters. But was it worth the wait?

The mid-90s saw the triumph of two very different double acts – Robson and Jerome and the Gallagher brothers.

Not quite ready to laugh about Brexit? This 1960s comic classic brilliantly captures a sense of the undeniable farce the referendum vote has triggered

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