The 'centre' has long been chasing the right on immigration politics.
In a divided, alienated, austerity, backward-looking Britain, the time has come to make good on social rights.
The number of countries withdrawing seems to be growing by the day.
The law needs updating – but great care is required when it comes to consent and sadomasochistic sex.
Family is far more important for developing engagement of young people in civil society than previously thought.
Europe needs to rethink its priorities on Syria – fast.
We need a more nuanced approach to the world's last isolated peoples.
Left-wing parties in Andalusia were the biggest losers as right-wing parties gained seats in in regional elections in early December.
Ministers were found in contempt of parliament on December 4 for not publishing the full legal advice on the Brexit withdrawal agreement.
The government is focusing on economic development, but ignoring human rights abuses, local politics and indigenous peoples.
In late November, the foundation stone was laid for a new visa-free corridor between two Sikh gurdwaras on either side of the India-Pakistan border.
Andrés Manuel López Obrador plans to combine army, navy and Federal Police units in a new 150,000 strong national guard.
Mexico's new president is backing an initiative to regulate cannabis from seed to smoke. Here's how legalisation would work, and why it's a good proposal.
Gibraltarians are famously proud to be British. But amid the uncertainty of Brexit, some are having an existential identity crisis.
New research reveals that changes in attitudes led to Sinn Féin's landslide victory – not the new surge of young voters.
The violence of the protests that have gripped France, known as the gilets jaunes, is rooted in personal passion and anger.
'He had the ability to make you think he was addressing you personally, even if you were one among 10,000 others.'
Supporters and opponents to the withdrawal deal both say national security is under threat – but the truth is that neither side can guarantee anything at this stage.
Nigeria's first serious female presidential candidate could soon make her mark. Meanwhile, Zimbabwe remains in the economic doldrums.
There is one area where the Trump presidency has already been more successful than any in living memory: exposing the weaknesses of the American constitutional order.
Viktor Orban is extremely opposed to taking asylum applications, unless they come from his friends.
When people don't trust the government, the media or police, they are less inclined to play by the rules and more likely to lash out violently.
Who are the 'gilets jaunes', what do they want and how has France's political establishment responded to their populist challenge?
The indigenous Rapa Nui say the statue is one of their most spiritually important.
New trade routes and a wealth of natural resources are becoming increasingly available – and everyone wants a part of them.
The ideas of Mahatma Gandhi are currently enjoying a resurgence – but is this a consequence of our post-truth age or of something deeper?
For the first time the UK has a working definition for Islamophobia.
Since 1997, the ways people in the UK define their nationality has rapidly changed.
Cultural heritage establishes closer ties between a community and the land it lives – and relies – on.
The EU urgently needs to improve the link between its citizens and its institutions.
The government's own review of its legislation to tackle 'legal highs' reveals the unintended consequences of the law – consequences we predicted.