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An idea for a movie that once upon a time no one would buy – because it was too improbable.

The new film Dunkirk is one of the greatest depictions of war on screen. But despite its anti-war message it also comes with some pretty heavy baggage

The zealots who allow the Brexit fiasco to happen are diminishing the UK inch by inch, day by day.

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

Both will be as bad as the other.

Shortly after the outbreak of WW2, a polemic was published identifying the “guilty men” who had led Britain to such a moment of weakness and peril. Now, following Brexit, a new version has been released.

The Daily Express and Daily Mail battled hard to prise Britain from the EU - a year on they are still fighting

Suddenly he is everyone’s favourite Uncle Jeremy - a man on the threshhold of power. Next time he may be unlucky enough to win

What better persons to aid and abet that than the Alpha and the Omega of British populism on US television: Nigel Farage and Katie Hopkins.

This has been a dreadful campaign, as shallow and mean-spirited in its way as the Brexit campaign last summer, its proximate cause.

Her performance this week has been shocking. She’s made an absolute mockery of the absurd Strong And Stable mantra they’ve all been bleating and there’s more than a hint of alarm in her eyes when the Press start asking her questions.

How the indomitable spirit of our city dwellers renders terror pointless

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

This former Tory MP and the current chairman of the European Movement is battling Brexiteers – including ones from his own party.

... they never do, says The New European’s election editor

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

We are living in an era when hate seems to be in the ascendency, says Eddie Izzard. But there is a way to fight back

Perceived wisdom says that Marine Le Pen cannot win this year’s French presidential election. But such complacency is deeply troubling

There’s danger in getting too close to Donald Trump. As Theresa May heads to the White House she needs to keep her distance

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