The film star is likeable and principled. He can also beat The Donald at his own game.
European integration was designed to contain Berlin’s power – instead, it has increased it.
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The Pacific war did not end neatly in 1945.
Michael Chessum looks back at the Greek climbdown.
Too often, David Cameron has failed to engage with all aspects of Britain’s Muslim community so: he has visited a mosque only once in five years.
The left has a strange relationship with its workers. Love, not money, counts.
Will poking around in the embers of Irish history rekindle old flames?
Greece is caught in a vicious debt cycle that leads to a perpetual need for stimulus.
Taking stock of Syriza’s capitulation.
A year after the Girl Summit's commitments were made to end female genital mutilation, it is time to assess the progress against the practice in Britain and globally.
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