Jane Austen based on a portrait by her sister Cassandra.
When her contemporaries were engaging with European themes in their novels, Austen remained rooted in her home country.
Who would Putin prefer as prime minister?
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Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn? Who would Vladimir Putin want to see in Downing Street and why?
The Vote Leave bus.
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Economic forecasts are flawed but they should not be blindly dismissed as fake facts.
Valeria, Shahadat and Leonardo – an EU family living in London.
London’s superdiversity offers a safe and welcoming space for European citizens – but Brexit poses a real challenge to it.
What the main parties propose to do about immigration.
The Labour Party has to convince voters in the north of England that privatisation is not the solution to NHS woes.
Like everyone else in this election, Nigel Farage has caught the spending bug, with a little help from a 'Brexit dividend'.
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NHS drug budgets could rise by billions of pounds a year after a US-UK trade deal.
Net migration has gone down since the referendum.
There is substantial difference in what's happening to migration from inside and outside the EU.
Liberal Democrats leader Jo Swinson during the launch of her party’s 2019 manifesto.
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The drive for popular and distinctive policies too often appears secondary to the challenge of proving the party’s relevance to the general public.
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What the UK's main political parties have pledged on foreign policy in their manifestos.
From left, the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union affects Ireland, too.
Politicians who want to unite Ireland under a Dublin-based government are stuck choosing whether to participate in the UK in an effort to stay in the EU.
In 2017 Labour did better than expected because it moved debate away from Brexit. It will need to do the same in 2019.
Which did you hate least?
Both party leaders seem to elicit stronger negative responses than positive.
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Conversation academic experts get behind the soundbites and campaign claims.
Jeremy Corbyn makes a statement after Labour’s meeting to decide its final manifesto commitments.
After years on the fence, Labour now has a position on the biggest topic of the day.
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The UK has benefited from EU labour protections, which will be vulnerable to the Conservative party's deregulation agenda.
Things could have been quite different if Jeremy Corbyn swung more decisively to Remain or if Jo Swinson hadn't been in such a rush to the polls.
The Brexit Party's most baffling decision is to continue to fight key Labour-held seats. But all is not what it seems.
President Donald Trump meets with British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at the United Nations General Assembly in September 2019. Both men have put the rule of law in their crosshairs.
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Authoritative statements by esteemed officials that the rule of law has been violated no longer have political consequences. Scandals that would have ended careers only a few years ago barely register.