Donald Trump likes to poke fun too.
We hear much from politicians, community leaders and experts. But what do 'everyday' Jewish and Muslim people find offensive?
Criminalising this practice has not brought it to an end.
AMLO's war against organised crime in Mexico isn't stopping people dying.
A case brought by the Gambia claims that Myanmar's military committed genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority.
The British Labour Party has pledged to conduct an audit of the impact of Britain's colonial legacy.
After years on the fence, Labour now has a position on the biggest topic of the day.
The BBC is looking exposed after a campaign in which it has taken fire from all sides.
How transparency and the legal system could restore trust.
There are record numbers of rough sleepers in some cities, yet the most common approaches adopted at tackling it are ineffective.
Recruiting 20,000 new police officers may sound like a massive boost, but the reality is that the Conservative's proposal will simply replace the 20,600 police officers who have already been cut.
Sitting MPs toppling right, left and centre? Not necessarily. The connection between the safeness of a seat and the chances it will change hands is much looser than we might expect.
When Stanley Baldwin called an election in December 1923, the outcome was unintended, unexpected and enduring.
What does a recent ruling on a longstanding religious land dispute mean for the future of India?
The crisis of Conservatism of the early 20th century has some parallels for the party today.
Boris Johnson or Jeremy Corbyn? Who would Vladimir Putin want to see in Downing Street and why?
Newspapers and broadcasters have been more likely to focus on issues the Conservatives want people to talk about.
The party leaders clashed over Brexit, Northern Ireland and the NHS.
Tactical voting and shifting party allegiances mean the final week could change everything.
Instagram has become a major battleground for the attention of young voters.
Boris Johnson claimed in a BBC interview that child poverty was going down. An expert on child poverty looked at the data.
The cynicism of political lies and the fear of losing control by opening up the corridors of power can’t last.
Our research has found that staff discussions of Christianity in food banks may put people off using them.
From Boris Johnson to Donald Trump, a new breed of bullshitting politicians is flourishing.
London’s superdiversity offers a safe and welcoming space for European citizens – but Brexit poses a real challenge to it.
The US president, Donald Trump, has arrived in the UK for a summit of NATO leaders – but it's awkward timing for the British prime minister, Boris Johnson.
Simulations help prepare students for challenges outside the classroom.
NATO had its 70th birthday party in London at an awkward moment.
Crowd-based prediction markets have even been shown to outperform intelligence analysts.
Single mothers I interviewed described feeling isolated, stigmatised and frustrated with negative stereotypes.
Societies have much to learn from the pursuit of happiness on an individual level.
The BBC relies for too much of its analysis on one think tank in particular.
There is substantial difference in what's happening to migration from inside and outside the EU.
Why the EU and NATO have struggled to cooperate fully.
Wars don't produce winners and losers – they never really did.
It isn't just politicians: experts, business representatives, even academics quoted in the media are more likely to be male.
Research from around the world shows that UK leaders are actually better at putting their pledges into action when they win office than voters think.
With Brexit on the horizon, Britain's role in NATO won't change, but its defence priorities might.
What the UK's main political parties have pledged on foreign policy in their manifestos.
The voting public is being forced to wade through a fog of disinformation thanks to some cynical ploys.
The presence of an active and dynamic Green Party would be vital in helping to keep Labour on track.
For decades, social housing has been defunded and ignored. The system is now broken, and it needs to be fixed.
Families of those at risk of extremism need to be supported, not judged.
Running has become a way for people to show how productive they are, using their achievements to build personal brands and to compete with others for status.
What steps can Mauritius take now to get the UK to respect the UN resolution on the Chagos Islands?
Many thought Bolivia had changed for good under Evo Morales – but perhaps that thinking was premature.
This 1,000-year-old institution is not the solution to ageing Britain – here's why.
The US no longer views Israeli settlements on the West Bank as going against international law. What this means for Palestinians.
People can find themselves waiting for an asylum decision for many years, facing multiple barriers and struggling to fill the hours in their days.
This World Philosophy Day we remember three female philosophers who are largely unknown, yet made important contributions to idealism
People get angry far more often than they rebel. And rebellions rarely become revolutions. An expert on the French Revolution explains why today's protest movements are different.
The political comeback of the Rajapaksa family has left some Sri Lankans worried.
Food poverty is increasingly generating child victims, whose only salvation comes from donations of emergency food provisions.
When the military intervened against Robert Mugabe in Zimbabwe in 2017, it wasn't widely called a military coup. New research shows that's exactly what it was.
How the protest movement in Hong Kong moved onto university campuses – by two researchers who have witnessed the unfolding events.
The ban on the pill led to much sorrow and frustration, but determined couples found imaginative ways to cope and work around it.
Spain's proposed coalition could succeed, even without a majority in parliament.
More attention needs to be paid to loneliness’s complex history.
A recent vote in the US House of Representatives recognised the Armenian massacre of 1915 as a genocide in a significant moment for the Armenian diaspora.
Where else were all those hard-headed refusals to make things easier for the eurozone strugglers going to lead?
Two deaths and video of a police man shooting a protester have hardened attitudes of Hong Kongers against the police.
The New York Times has published 400 pages of Chinese government documents on the 're-education' camps for Muslim detainees in Xinjiang. Here's what you need to know.
Deeply divisive issues like Brexit are seeping into the way people interact with one another, undermining trust and tolerance of others.
According to research, a strong sense of social identity and empowerment often dictates how rioters behave.
The first day of public impeachment testimony was defined, in part, by strongly worded statements from Representatives Adam Schiff and Devin Nunes.
The game is a major part of John Major's political legacy.