Keep away from Guyana, where my friend was given a pistol as an act of welcome
In Cape Town, Steven Berkoff finds the blacks smiling and all too eager to offer help. Just don't me
At some point in 2003, barring miracles, there will be war with Iraq. As every day passes, the impossibility of the task facing the UN weapons inspectors - to prove a negative - becomes clearer.
Two years ago a project set up by the men who now surround George W Bush said what America needed was a "catastrophic and catalysing event".
George Soros recalls how the writings of Karl Popper were the formative influence on his life, and a
Just under two years ago, Jack Straw believed that Iraq's security forces were even-handed and just.
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Charter schools and vouchers were supposed to be the magic bullets to improve education. But nobody
At home, they are regarded as outdated dreamers; abroad, as accomplices in war crimes. They face a b
With the world in turmoil, tourists will have to realise that to carry on partying or trying to "fin
The pressure is on to dump civil liberties. Incredible as it may seem to us, Tony Blair is accused b
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Nick Cohen reveals the astonishing details of how a little-noticed international agreement could und
Art - Ned Denny on how the Aztecs shocked the mind into an awareness of divinity
The new Department of Homeland Security will become a monstrous bureaucracy; it's the biggest change
. . . or so says the right-wing writer Andrew Sullivan. And he has a point. Does the western left re
Terror on the Tube and plans to invade Iraq are just the beginning. Industrialisation, it was though
The government is trying to alarm you about terrorist attacks just as the weapons inspectors go into
The ship sinks, the oil spills, the bandwagon rolls. The environmental lobbyists, sniffing a surge of donations, fall over themselves to predict ecological disaster. Fishermen, sniffing compensation, gaze stonily out to sea, lamenting that all is lost.
Arabs and Asians complain of racial profiling. But the widely travelled Sarfraz Mansoor finds US air
Tony Blair, assisted by a posse of unelected advisers, propaganda paid for by our taxes, and a subse
The Foreign Secretary is ready to wage war on tyrants, but blames many of the world's problems on Br
As 250,000 ground troops get ready to invade Iraq, the assumption is that Saddam Hussein will be top
The morals police are ready with whips. But Iranian lovers know how to stay out of trouble
The Democrats gave the Republicans a free ride in the mid-term elections: their leaders were so inep
Left-wing thinkers backed policies that tore Aborigine girls from their mothers
Mihir Bose finds more headscarves and less <em>raki</em> as Turkey's secular state faces creeping Is
Until recently, the anti-globalisation movement looked set to become the defining new element in pol