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14 May 2018

Sex, lies and Stormy Daniels

Could Trump’s tawdriness prove to be his undoing?

The Met Gala and the cultural-appropriation hypocrites

Crucifixes? On non-Catholics? Why isn’t Twitter up in arms about this?

‘Trump isn’t un‑PC. He’s just an asshole’

Bret Stephens talks to Tom Slater about the twin threats to free speech.

3 May 2018

Cosby’s conviction is a hollow victory

The politicisation of this trial will forever taint its verdict.

30 April 2018

Korea: what’s Trump got to do with it?

The inter-Korea agreement was struck in spite of the US.

24 April 2018

It isn’t America vs Assad – it’s America vs Iran

US meddling in Syria is really aimed at Tehran.

4 April 2018

Why Martin Luther King still speaks to us

Things have got both better and worse since his death 50 years ago.

2 April 2018

The problem with this children’s crusade

The Parkland activists are impressive, yes, but let’s not lionise them.

30 March 2018

‘To defend democracy, we must defend the nation’

Tom Slater and Michael Brendan Dougherty discuss the populist revolt.

29 March 2018

The Cambridge Analytica story is looking thinner by the day

The Observer thinks it has a smoking gun – it’s more a damp squib.