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Democrats’ only hope for 2024: jail Trump

2 December 2021 2:56 pm

The Democrats’ only possible path forward is to ensure that Trump does not run in 2024. So they want to…

Unless Omicron changes everything, Covid is on the way out

2 December 2021 4:00 am

There are good reasons to be concerned about the Omicron variant. For starters, this strain has 50 mutations, twice as…

Anti-cancel culture conference cancelled

2 December 2021 3:51 am

Oh no! What’s behind the cancellation of GETTR’s ‘Counter Conference’? The right wing festival – due to take place later this…

Is Jussie Smollett the worst hate crime hoaxer of all time?

2 December 2021 2:58 am

Former Empire actor Jussie Smollett appeared in court for the first time this week to defend himself against allegations that…

Donald Trump: monarchist?

2 December 2021 2:26 am

As the Harry and Meghan carnival rumbles on, the Queen has found an unexpected source of support: Donald Trump. During an…

Chris Cuomo is a repeat offender

2 December 2021 12:51 am

Chris Cuomo was indefinitely suspended by CNN on Tuesday for inappropriately assisting his brother, former New York governor Andrew Cuomo,…

Party politics has no place in the Maxwell trial

1 December 2021 11:40 pm

The trial of Ghislaine Maxwell has kicked off in New York and rich and powerful men across America and Europe…

Comparing Fauci to Josef Mengele seems ill-advised

1 December 2021 6:18 am

Cockburn always thought Thanksgiving was the holiday designated for sharing madcap political views that one day you’ll regret saying aloud.…

Does the Lincoln Project deserve credit for Biden’s 2020 win?

1 December 2021 5:26 am

Cockburn was weighing his post-Thanksgiving options this past weekend: the fifth leftover sandwich of the day or the rest of…

Boris's booster bet

1 December 2021 4:06 am

Boris Johnson is relying heavily on the booster programme to protect Britain from any additional threat posed by the Omicron…

Will we learn the truth about the Liverpool bomber's conversion?

1 December 2021 3:11 am

It’s been more than a fortnight since the bombing of Liverpool Women’s Hospital, and there remain plenty of unanswered questions. It is a…

Zemmour's campaign launch painted a dark vision of France

1 December 2021 1:34 am

So it’s official: Eric Zemmour will stand as a candidate in next year’s French presidential election. It was hardly a…

How concerned should we be about Omicron?

1 December 2021 12:25 am

Ministers accused of overreacting to the Omicron variant will feel vindicated by the comments of Moderna chief executive Stéphane Bancel.…

Could there be a Tory upset in North Shropshire?

30 November 2021 10:50 pm

As the government turns its attention to the new Covid variant, the ramifications of the Owen Paterson sleaze row are…

The economic impact of the latest Covid restrictions

30 November 2021 10:00 pm

We don’t yet know whether the Omicron variant will drastically accelerate the spread of coronavirus, or whether it will circumvent…

Covid restrictions have gone on for too long

30 November 2021 5:30 pm

We can’t carry on like this. We can’t keep resurrecting restrictions every time a new Covid variant emerges. We can’t…

Can Viktor Orbán’s conservatism work in America?

30 November 2021 2:37 pm

American conservatives are often accused of narrow-minded parochialism, but in recent years, the right has turned its gaze abroad. The…

Exclusive: Zemmour will run for President

30 November 2021 9:49 am

It may be the worst kept secret in France but Eric Zemmour will tomorrow announce his candidacy for his country’s presidential…

Does cricket have an anti-Semitism problem?

30 November 2021 3:46 am

The row over racism at Yorkshire County Cricket Club has also shone a spotlight on anti-Semitism in the cricketing world.…

Do masks really halve the risk of Covid? A note on the evidence

29 November 2021 11:40 pm

‘Most of the trouble in life comes from misunderstanding’ as Willy Loman said in Oscar Wilde’s masterpiece An Inspector Calls.…

Biden is losing America

29 November 2021 11:10 pm

Plummeting polls are sending a clear message to the Biden administration, but the President is deaf, dumb and blind to…

The forever ‘war on Christmas’

29 November 2021 5:45 pm

It seems to get earlier each year, doesn’t it? It’s not yet even December, and the Mail on Sunday has…

Wokeness claims a museum

29 November 2021 2:16 pm

When will our intellectual life return to normal, where facts come together into conclusions? Today, in service to ideologies like…

Is Boris right to fear the Omicron variant?

29 November 2021 9:14 am

Boris Johnson announced a new raft of coronavirus measures on Saturday, after two cases of the Omicron variant were detected…

Why are editors sharing a platform with Miqdaad Versi?

29 November 2021 8:20 am

Next week, the Centre for Media Monitoring publishes its report on ‘British Media Coverage of Muslims and Islam 2018-2020’. Its…