Ronald Reagan

By picking a fight with Ireland, the UK might turn one of its closest allies against it, writes BONNIE GREER.

The Jonestown massacre, 40 years ago this week, ranks as one of humanity’s darkest chapters. Is it best understood as an isolated tragedy, or as 
part of the pattern of the grisly history of the 20th century? IAN WALKER reports

They be only modest, but let’s take them while we can, says MICHAEL WHITE

Documentary-maker Michael Moore’s new film paints a disturbing picture of the US, by looking back at a 1980s book which predicted how the country could fall victim to a form of fascism. BENJAMIN IVRY reports

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

What happens next in both the UK and the US could be pivotal. BONNIE GREER reflects on the story of the two countries and asks who will write the next chapter

Donald Trump’s visit to the UK showed Brexit is an existential question, as well as a political one, writes Bonnie Greer.

Donald Trump’s attacks on CNN and NBC alongside the protests surrounding Stephen Yaxley-Lennon are warning signs for a renewal of fascism, writes Alastair Campbell.

One year into the Mueller inquiry and rattled Trump faces a fight to outrun the investigation, writes PAUL CONNEW.

In the fallout of Michelle Wolf’s set at the White House correspondent’s dinner Mitch Benn explores the potholes of a misunderstood joke.

It’s hard to keep up with all these claims of plots and counter-plots swirling around the political system, isn’t it?

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

Previous attempts to explain the rise of Donald Trump have come up with a familiar narrative. But, says ALEXIS PAPAZOGLOU, there is another way to understand it

BONNIE GREER gives her diagnosis of Donald J. Trump

Pulitzer Prize winner ALBERT SCARDINO assesses the mental health of Donald Trump, and the chances of an intervention

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

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

Mired in their own troubles, both Britain and the US have abandoned their duty to stand up to Russia

The French far right, through the generations, has mutated and adapted to the mood of the age. And already, the next generation is moving it in new directions

Regardless of the damage it may wreak, the progress of Brexit is, at least, orderly. As for Trump and the US, the only certainty is volatility

We’ve asked whether he is a fascist, now – after that press conference meltdown – should we also question whether Donald Trump is mad?

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

It is claimed Donald Trump wants to be remembered like a king. Here we profile his courtiers, examining the influences which have sent the White House lurching to the far right

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

The “special relationship” between the US and the UK has long been unbalanced. Brexit will tip the scales completely in favour of the Americans and enfeeble Britain

Thanks to Brexit, Donald Trump and the Syrian conflict these stories draw frightening parallels to our society today

With Brexit, and the election of president Trump, UK-US relations are set to enter a new era - for Britain it will be one of impotence and desperation

Trump’s victory will bring the end of Anglo domination and hand global leadership to China, says Michael White

Can America recover, regardless of who ends up in the White House? Michael White explores the deeps roots of America’s current predicament

It was only a mumble during the debate, but it spoke volumes about what Donald Trump knew he could get away with in the current political climate: “That makes me smart,” he’d said.

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