The EU is loathe to let treaties fail, given the sunk costs of negotiating them, but it may walk away if Johnson doesn't change his tune.
Understanding moderate politics can help us navigate the extremes of the current age.
Every so often a 'sure thing' comes along when the markets decide that a currency is going to move in only one direction.
There are proven ways to reduce drug deaths in the UK. But the government is ignoring them.
Tensions in the Gulf are a stark reminder of the choices ahead for the UK on security cooperation after Brexit.
Presenting himself as a man of the people is a major gamble for this prime minister.
If MPs aren't sitting in parliament to block no-deal Brexit, can it go ahead anyway?
With the risk of a nuclear conflict seeming higher than ever, how much do EU citizens really know about nuclear weapons and their use? A new survey provides striking answers.
Police crackdown operations are likely to exacerbate the structural inequalities that can influence criminality in the first place.
Seemingly a mix of hype, economic stimulus and tax cuts, boosterism appears to be an economic credo with shaky foundations.
Urgent intervention is needed to secure H&W – and other strategic UK industrial assets – before key skills and capacity are irretrievably lost.
The £300m extra funding apparently bypasses the official block funding mechanism that has been in operation since devolution.
The man who led Vote Leave now has the ear of the UK's prime minister.
Cooperation is far from easy in the furious tribalism of Westminster.
If the strategy succeeds, the Tories could win a snap election with 40% of the vote.
The stories we tell about our histories can have a powerful impact on current events – and research shows how.
What is Boris Johnson's Brexit plan?
He has picked his cabinet and purged his critics ... what now?
Brexit should not be Johnson's sole focus if he wants to re-engage the disaffected voters he'll need to bring on side in a general election.
Britain's new prime minister has spoken ... now he needs to act.