The film star is likeable and principled. He can also beat The Donald at his own game.
Mental health problems are no excuse for bigotry and abuse - even if you're the president.
Donald Trump’s ban will ruin the lives of those fleeing conflict. I should know – I fell in love with someone trying to get away from war-torn Iraq.
David Clark explains why Romanians have taken to the street.
It is easy to guffaw at the idea of a billionaire Bolshevik in the White House, but it seems there is more to the comparison than meets the eye.
Chlorine-washed chickens and Skittles in animal feed: the world's food system is broken. Leaving the EU is a chance to reconsider our farming regulations.
François Fillon's defence about his wife's fake job scandal sounds a lot like he is blaming the messenger.
I smoke in honour of the orange president, even as tobacco companies try to make me quit.
The pundits rate his chances at winning the French presidency as even smaller than his stature, but Little Ben may have a big role to play yet.
There’s no point pretending there’s a smoother path for Britain that skirts around Trump’s White House.
Is the “Muslim ban” the brainchild of a chaotic narcissist or a budding authoritarian?
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