From the Middle East to North Korea, Donald Trump is reasserting US military strength and intensifying the rivalry among the great powers.
Donald Trump promised to take America back to an era that never existed. He may succeed in taking us back to an era we wanted to escape.
Tony Blair suffered damage from his association with George Bush. May is no Blair, and Trump is an entirely different creature to Bush.
The Nigerian-born British novelist Buchi Emecheta wrote a regular New Statesman column which became her first book, In The Ditch, in 1972.
It is the country's capacity to change from within that will determine its economic prospects.
Bernard-Henri Lévy on spending Inauguration Day with Philip Roth.
What has driven the new age of isolation - and the return of great power politics?
Why comparisons of the Socialist presidential candidate to the Labour leader don’t work.
Well, it's a position.
No amount of gladhanding can make Donald Trump an ally of the United Kingdom.
If those born in “undesirable” countries are banned from the US, the message is that they can never truly be British citizens.
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