After six years of war, Syria’s moderate rebels are broken and marginalised. And now, as Bashar al-Assad has wished for so long, al-Qaeda extremists are leading the insurgency.
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A century in which the world's hegemonic power was a rational actor is about to give way to a more terrifying reality.
No politician uses official speeches to put across their most controversial ideas. But Donald Trump's are not hard to find.
The story of American immigration has been flowing inexorably in one direction. Even Trump's 24/7 tweeting can't turn the tide.
The lack of good-quality artists performing at Donald Trump’s inauguration shows how weak his connection is with the country he’s about to govern.
The direction of America's 45th president plans to take is all too clear.
As Donald Trump enters the White House, it’s time for the left to plan how it will deny his programme legitimacy.
The British campaigners joining in international anti-racism, pro-women’s rights demonstrations against the new US President.
Trump will lead the whitest, most male cabinet in memory – a bizarre melange of the unqualified and the unhinged.
My Ukip lover just wanted to kick against authority. I do not know how he would have coped with the reality of Brexit.
As Brexit looms, the government needs scrutiny. We'll provide it.