In his farewell address, the outgoing President will counter growing – but misguided – criticism of his administration’s approach to the rest of the world.
From air pollution to climate change, the big environmental challenges faced by Britain in the 21st century are best tackled inside the EU.
One reason why Dolezal makes us angry is we suspect that by identifying as black she has had “the best of both worlds”. But that's not the only reason.
As a third-generation Muscovite, the author Grigory Chkhartishvili – also known by his pen name, Boris Akunin – didn’t feel very Georgian. But Vladimir Putin changed all that…
As Europe faces the aftermath of another terrorist attack, anti-Islam rhetoric amplifies. Muslims in France share how it feels to be persecuted.
During an interview, the Democratic presidential candidate struggled to explain how he’d implement his policies.
He’s a maverick who knows how to handle an over-mighty federation of monsters.
Hypocrite in hypocrisy shock.
Defeat in Wisconsin has put Trump on the brink.
Winifred Carney was one of two female candidates for Sinn Fein at the 1918 election, finishing third at Belfast Victoria behind Labour Unionist and Labour candidates.
Our commitment to human rights abroad has never been weaker, says Hilary Benn.
From Trump to Brexit, the world is changing fast - and we need intelligent, incisive journalism more than ever.
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