Mehdi Hasan is a contributing writer for the New Statesman and the co-author of Ed: The Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader. He was the New Statesman's senior editor (politics) from 2009-12.
Prepare for a rollback of progressive achievements on everything from gay rights to abortion.
To be clear: 42 of the 45 presidents of the US had no need for an agency as lawless and heartless as ICE.
The high-profile, progressive senator may have ruled out a 2020 run for the White House, but a lot can happen in two years.
Don’t be fooled by the friendly Midwestern drawl: Pence is a religious extremist.
The president begins every day by tuning into – and live-tweeting – the channel’s morning show, Fox & Friends.
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Trita Parsi, president of the National Iranian American Council, is convinced that a new war is on the cards.
Is it any wonder that approval ratings for the President and the United States are in freefall across the globe?
Trump says silent because “radical Islamic terrorists” aren’t part of his voting base – and “white supremacist terrorists” are.
The US leader’s latest praise for an authoritarian power grab is made scarier by not being an isolated incident.