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Why those attacking the BBC are picking the wrong target.

MICHAEL WHITE on why the prospect of Trump trade wars takes away all the icing

To mark International Women’s Day YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN looks at how the EU has made a difference to women

So much about Italy’s imminent election seems wearily familiar, but there are also sinister echoes of the country’s more distant past.

The TV historian talks about a missed opportunity and what you can and cannot learn from the past.

Talk of a second referendum has divided pro-EU support in the UK. DENIS MACSHANE asks how it has gone down in Europe itself.

Michael White looks at the flip-flopping Nigel Farage as the noose tightens on leave options.

Former Fleet Street editor Peter Preston has died, aged 79. MICHAEL WHITE pays tribute to an ex-colleague and pro-European ‘ultra’

YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN argues that Britain is part of Europe’s progressive, enlightened and savage history.

The UK’s entry into Europe was as much the result of French politics as it was British, argues OLIVIER DUHAMEL. And it was his own father who ensured that it happened.

In a very personal reflection on Brexit, YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN recalls her own journey of identity from Colonial subject, to Briton, to European.

If Theresa May had made her “citizens of nowhere” speech a few years earlier, she would probably have received a letter of stern rebuke marked Kardamyli, Greece.

Social media went into overdrive when a BBC kids’ programme included a black centurion.

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

There are encouraging signs for bears across Europe. But for one subspecies – numbering only around 50 – the situation is particularly perilous. Efforts are being made to find out more about this isolated population right in the heart of Italy.

Among the most extraordinary works of art are the Black Pictures of Francisco Goya Here is their story...

The Vespa and Lambretta are both characterised by style, beauty and the promise of freedom. But they have divided the world into two equally fanatical set of followers.

There are encouraging signs for bears across Europe. But for one subspecies – numbering only around 50 – the situation is particularly perilous. Efforts are being made to find out more about this isolated population right in the heart of Italy.

Protests against a controversial new production of Julius Caesar, which depicts the assassinated Roman ruler as Donald Trump, miss the point – you can’t take the politics out of the play

The year of Brexit AKA The year you’ll want to forget

Mind-boggling palindromes and decidedly odd tongue twisters

Russia’s dangerous ruler has created a country that is a more unpredictable adversary than the Soviet Union ever was.

ISIS is failing and will soon be driven out of its heartlands. But those who wish to fight on will form new groups and pose new danger

What would happen if Theresa and the rest of Team May have got it all wrong?

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ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

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