Progressives expect great things from Emmanuel Macron and Justin Trudeau. But can the telegenic leaders actually deliver, asks Paul Knott.

The Trade Secretary who travelled all that way for a packet of crisps.

MICHAEL WHITE on those ludicrous spy stories . . . and why Labour’s leader must come in from the cold over Brexit.

Brexit is on its way to becoming a mystical entity and a sign that the UK has gone mad suggests BONNIE GREER.

After The New European was accused of sexism by a leading feminist, ZOE WILLIAMS explores the divisive nature of progressive politics and the purity it often demands.

MITCH BENN on the real problem with Toby Young’s unsuitability for the Office for Students

So, will the Big Bad Wolff blow the Trump White House down?

It would be a “waste of time” for the UK to try to seek a trade deal with the US under President Trump, a nobel Prize-winning economist has warned.

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.

Time to reverse the burden of truth and scrutinise Brexit negotiations

How lost trust in once-mighty institutions created opportunities for populism

Why May, Corbyn and Junker are the villains who will ensure we all lose.

Be brave, Britain. And don’t devalue grief with ostentatious displays

Triggered or not, Article 50 makes no difference to our fight

A more pragmatic approach to Brexit is finally emerging – but so too are the threats from zealots



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