How the Democrats normalised mass deportation
America is too late to stop the normalisation of President Trump’s views and actions on immigration. With bipartisan efforts, it happened long ago
Stop crying Hitler
David Moseley draws upon reactions from both ends of the political spectrum to argue that we must be more acute in our historical comparisons
Was the Paris Climate Conference just hot air?
Luke Williams casts a critical eye over the Paris Climate Conference and the importance of its success
If Russia is ‘anti-gay’ then so is America
Lauren Gorton questions why the media have overlooked discrimatory legislation in the USA but damned Russia for its ‘anti-propaganda’ bill
Men of steel
What does TV’s newest policitcal outing have to tell us about power dressing, asks Ben Brown.
An American abroad: Obama’s re-election
With a Republican house, this American feels Obama has, and will continue to be a (relative) force for good.
“We got him”: celebrating death isn’t for the faint-hearted, but it is for the American
The politically timed re-release of We Got Him!: A Memoir of the Hunt and Capture of Saddam Hussein rankles
America’s decisive election
November’s presidential election will be the most significant in a generation for a country at a crossroads, Rob Fuller explains
Here’s to you, 2011
Riots in Britain and revolution abroad – it’s been a turbulent year in politics. Andrew Williams looks back, and asks what might be in store for the year ahead
Who’s next in Europe’s game of dominos?
With European leaders toppling left, right and centre, the Arab Spring has given way to the Mediterranean Autumn – and it’s nothing if not entertaining, writes Cat Hanson
Horn of Africa in crisis as the world looks elsewhere
The East African famine is a humanitarian emergency – but who is responding, asks Charlotte Cook
Israel-Palestine: ‘The time for false mediation is over’
For all of President Obama’s idealistic rhetoric, it falls to our European leaders to take action over the Middle East peace process