Washington DC

You can’t discuss Richard Nixon without mentioning his downfall. But on the 50th anniversary of his inauguration, IAN WALKER considers his other legacy, as the man who fired the first shots of America’s culture wars.

Britain’s declining influence has put global security in peril. And it is entirely self-inflicted, says James P. Rubin, a former aide to Bill Clinton

MICK O’HARE tells the story of perhaps the most important photograph ever taken.

During his lifetime John McCain challenged colleagues on both sides of the American political divide but his death has led the country to pause for thought.

Will Colombia’s elections return it to conflict? WILL WORLEY reports from Bogota on a country still grappling with the consequences of its own controversial 2016 referendum

So. Yeah. Easter. Bit of a weird one. For all that Easter is in many ways the direct counterpart festival to Christmas, the yin to Yuletide’s yang, as it were, it’s always been very much the junior partner. It’s just not as big a deal, for all that in theological terms the two festivals ‘bookend’ the same story.

Bonnie Greer says its would be irresponsible to neglect the obvious message - your kids simply don’t want Brexit.

President Trump’s plans for a mammoth military procession would represent ‘a toxic combination of genuine alarm and mockery marching side by side’, writes PAUL CONNEW.

MICHAEL WHITE on the faux aristo with plenty of principles and views... but no policies.

There was no more brutal expression of the divisions of the Cold War than the Berlin Wall. IAN WALKER looks back at the moment the barrier went up, and how the world reacted.

From losing seven attempts at becoming an MP to computer illiteracy - these are the 48 things you should know about the former UKIP leader.

If the Vice President and a majority of either Congress or the Senate decide that the President is no longer fit for duty, he’s out.

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

Brexit has given new life to the Scottish National Party’s obsession for a new vote on independence

Neither side is all right, nor all wrong. That includes Donald Trump

The pro-Europe group behind the stunt to get EU flags flown at the Last Night of the Proms has hatched a new plan to take their message across the Atlantic.

Jeremy Corbyn thinks we overdid the control freakery, says Labour’s spin doctor, but he must realise – after that flawed relaunch – that voters need to know exactly what you stand for

Vile, boring, ludicrous and very predictable: Steve Anglesey reviews the inside story of Ukip & the chaotic Leave.EU campaign

Most Read

latest issue

ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of the meaningful vote. Here is a list of the events organised across the UK in the coming weeks.

Newsletter Sign Up

The New European weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy