Nick Clegg's book 'How To Stop Brexit' is daring and witty. Will it change people’s minds and propose how to make Britain great again?
In choosing between a nuclear threat from North Korea and a regime change, it's wiser to choose the latter. It's China, not the US, that provides the answer
Modern Russia still retains corruption from its days as the USSR; the difference is, we are no longer as alert to this threat.
Recently, the American air force deployed one of its most powerful weapons against IS militants in Afghanistan. It has the greatest payload of any conventional bomb ever used in warfare. Some have argued in response to such a monumental display of power and destructive capability that we have only ourselves …
LGBT activist groups and human rights watch organisations are uncovering the systematic targeting of homosexual men in Chechnya. Distressingly, there are reports of prison camps in which gay men are being murdered. Chechnya’s current leader, Kadyrov, has made a number of statements that could be interpreted as either utterly delusional, …
The British Empire and its legacy of colonialism should be condemned. However, it is myopic to assume that this was history's only brutal empire.
Outwardly, the doting “mother” doing Christ’s work on Earth makes it easy to fall in love with the legend of a woman who founded the ‘Missionary of Charities’, which has mustered up to 4500 Sisters in 133 countries. At first glance, this may seem somewhat in line with the Catholic Church’s …
Criticisms of the Catholic Church, Islamist violence and religious intolerance are chiefly and sometimes exclusively championed by people well-known for their anti-religious sentiment. Rather than disparaging religion, it is more respectable to lack any strong beliefs, but also treat religious ideas delicately. However, a whiff of religiosity seems to protect …