Barack Obama

The bloodbath in Eastern Ghouta is a characteristically brutal chapter in the annals of Vladimir Putin’s foreign policy. This time, though, he might not get away with it.

Amid the investigations into the Trump administration PAUL CONNEW wonders if the President’s longest-serving aide could be the one to bring him down.

We need to confront the Angry White Man (AWM) emergency before it is too late, says BONNIE GREER.

Between the gung-ho calls for regime change from the US, and the muted response from Europe, there is another way to respond to the protests in Iran, says Labour MP Mike Gapes.

Famous for ‘not doing God’, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL interviews the Archbishop of Canterbury.

As Alabama elects its first Democrat in almost a quarter of a century BONNIE GREER discusses what this means for the both sides of the Brexit argument.

How POTUS might be plunging America into disaster via social media

Judge Roy Moore, a 70-year-old, far-right GOP Senate candidate, has been accused of a string of historical sexual assaults and sexual harassment offences, including one involving a 14-year-old girl.

Poor Brigitte Macron – the force behind the great hope of the centre Emmanuel since... well, since he was quite young.

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

Does Sean Spicer have the biggest tale to tell?

A vanity not evident in his years on the fringe has become visible.

Trump is the person with no credentials who talks back to the PhDs, and the big journalists, and the pollsters who just don’t get it. He’s Mr Tell-It-Like-It-Is.

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

In an uncertain global landscape, the former deputy prime minister outlines reforms needed to safeguard the international order against nationalism and ‘strong man’ politics

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

The global titans and statesmen of yesteryear have gone. And we may never see their like again

The internet has long been a political battleground, but one corner of the web is home to a particularly dirty kind of warfare.

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

There are plenty of ways to change the world, and sometimes the simplest ideas are the best

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

Not everyone who voted leave is a racist or a xenophobe but the campaign and its aftermath has attracted some dubious supporters



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