BBC/Hartswood Films/Todd Antony
The BBC’s Sherlock – along with most contemporary adaptations – seems to indicate that the values of the intellect are not those of society.
Ben Carson, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee to be secretary of housing and urban development, at Trump Tower.
An analysis of four failed presidential cabinet nominees reveals what obstacles Trump's nominees might face during the confirmation process.
About 200 convicted illegal immigrants serving their sentences before being deported, in Phoenix.
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File
In his first year of office, Trump's immigration policy will likely focus not on building an expensive wall, but rather on the work that earned Obama the nickname 'Deporter in Chief.'
Dostoevsky's infamous novel reflected a wave of reaction against economic liberalism, not unlike that which has occurred during 2016.
The Strictly Come Dancing final looks to be somewhat dull – all glitter, no Balls.
President Trump could withdraw from environmental treaties, but trade protectionism could be an opportunity for reform.
While Trump’s more extreme campaign promises may not eventuate, substantive changes in how the US engages with the world on environmental, and many other, issues are likely.
As the film descends into intoxication, viewers are likely to be sobered by glimpses of a badly damaged America.
TPP’s death may make patrolling the South China Sea more dangerous.
The main arguments in favor of the TPP were economic. But there's another reason the Trump administration should rethink its promise to nix it: Its demise will weaken US national security.
Spot the difference.
Peter Foley and Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA
Both men are polarising figures, who espouse deeply divisive agendas – but with different views on globalisation.
Grape pickers carry loads of cabernet sauvignon grapes to a trailer bin during harvest at the Clos du Bois vineyard in Geyserville, California.
AP Photo/Eric Risberg
Trump's plan to deport up to 3 million undocumented immigrants will likely end up rounding up many of the laborers Americans depend upon to pick their grapes and tend to their avocados.
Trump made saving U.S. manufacturing jobs, and bringing back those lost, a centerpiece of his campaign.
Trump wouldn't be the first occupant of the Oval Office to try to bend companies to his will to achieve an objective, be it economic or merely political. JFK tried it with U.S. Steel in 1962.
Nakedness has long been employed as a gesture of defiance, highlighting the plight of the oppressed.
A protestor holds a sign during a rally against president-elect Donald Trump.
Donald Trump's election represents a new political order that is the culmination of existing developments worldwide. We need to come to grips with this new era.
A portrait of US President-elect Donald Trump guards a residential backyard in Iowa, complete with lights and security cameras.
The better-to-do and the established of civil and political society have become complacent and deaf to 'those at the bottom'. The working class has gone over to the right-wing populists.
Voting for what’s best for them?
Erik S. Lesser/EPA
It's time to reconsider economists' idea of rationality in the wake of Trump's election.
Do these tumultuous times also mean the end of Bond as we know it?
Though daunting, the challenge of a Trump presidency is pregnant with possibilities.
The outcome of this election may depend more on what we make of it than on what Trump and his advisers intend. Though daunting, the challenge is pregnant with possibilities.
A US withdrawal would be game over for the Paris Agreement, but there’s still hope for the climate.
NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center/Flickr
November 9 will likely become the day that the Paris Agreement died, but not when the goal of limiting warming to 2℃ slipped out of reach.
Donald Trump’s fiscal policies will struggle to meet both his rhetoric and his supporters’ expectations.
Trump's trickle-down economic ideas to cut taxes and invest in infrastructure may not go to plan. So it's not the type of fiscal policy leadership the world needs.
The final count.
From undetected late swings, to pollster 'herding'.