United States

We pick out the worst Leavers of a week in which people came together and united behind the opportunities which lie ahead. Probably.

The problem is that these days, it’s not the physical danger that usually brings about a fear – or panic attack – but an emotional one.

When you think about it, Theresa May’s decision to call a snap election should come as no surprise.

One of France’s most powerful political figures wasn’t on the ballot paper – he was more than 1,500 miles away, at home in the Kremlin

Pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron will face far-right Marine Le Pen in a head-to-head battle for the French presidency.

From putting up posters to ward off the forces of Brexit to encouraging young people to vote, we pick 8 easy ways to make a difference for GE2017

The election machine is rolling into action – here are the key dates:

Although it makes absolute political sense to do it – very few Westminster watchers saw this decision coming.

After a damaging Brexit, would the EU have us back? We take the temperature in the continent’s capitals, to gauge how different countries might respond to a British U-turn on Brexit

The Brexit brigade is still going on about bendy bananas and the return of imperial measures. But it is a strategy born of ignorance or – worse – panic

The European debate is in the grip of a stultifying herd mentality; but there are some maverick voices out there

Truth and lies dance circles round each other – and part of us even admires the con men

A fixation with the demand that NATO members spend 2% of their GDP on defence obscures a wider issue for the Alliance

A former MI6 chief has called the allegations of contact between Trump’s team and Moscow “unprecedented”

MPs have expressed their fears that hackers attacked the voter registration website in the weeks before the EU referendum

It is a tiny country, known for its opaque financial affairs and low tax rates but Luxembourg has become an unlikely contender in the space race

Google and Facebook pushed back the frontiers of cyberspace as champions of freedom and transparency. Now, they are the villains

‘Deep in the psyche of Irish Republicanism is the Holy Grail of an all island republic, and of the right of republicans to take up arms to achieve it’

Finding an answer to the cri de coeur: how the promise of a home away from home is vanishing for European students

In these increasingly strange days it seems Westminster’s undead, tempted by a whiff of Brexit flesh, are marching back on to centre stage

We sort the chaff from the chaff to bring you another 10 of the worst leavers of the week

The US and Russia endured very different years between the two world wars. But for both, these were troubled times when art helped shape great social change.

Baby Boomers must share the blame for Brexit and Trump, but the real rage comes from elsewhere

There is no “fall-back option” for airlines if the UK is unable to secure an aviation agreement during Brexit negotiations, says travel trade organisation Abta

Britain is ill prepared for the Brexit trade negotiations. They will be gruelling, tense and very complex - and the Prime Minister should re-think her tactics

There is much work to be done battling regressive forces. But we mustn’t stop exploring bold new ideas to transform society

A concise compilation of the delusions shaping the surreal mindset of Britain’s anti-EU brigades as they head into the negotiating phase

Trending

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter