A complicated man who some would cast as a simple answer to complex times.
Brexit has stimulated the debate about the net economic benefits of EU membership. New findings show these are not clearly positive.
Meeting with heads of state has become routine for presidents, but Trump's way with words and gestures rattles many in the diplomatic community. The biggest concern is his sweet talk to dictators.
100 years after the end of World War I, some of its brutal lessons.
For black South Africans, the hard lesson was the same as it had been during the Boer war: support for Britain would bring few rewards.
The author of First You Write a Sentence makes a strong case for the humble full stop.
Business scholars have found that our physical environment can influence us in a variety of surprising ways – including by prompting us to engage in riskier behavior depending on elevation.
Not just period pieces, the 2017 films "Dunkirk" and "Darkest Hour" shed light on the intense Brexit debate, and raise important questions about Britain’s fundamental identity.
The continued embargo on documents relating to the dismissal of the Whitlam government point to the lingering imperial power that comes from an incomplete severance of colonial ties.
Thousands queued to buy the report by William Beveridge that would lay the foundations for Britain's modern welfare state.
The latest film about Britain's revered war leader struggles to capture the man – or give his wife the credit she deserves.
The Soviet ambassador to London showed that charm and contacts can trump espionage when it comes to gathering information.
... and why their treatment angered human rights campaigners at the time.
It was Winston Churchill who led the charge for the UK's first living wage. But you'd never have guessed the Conservative Party would adopt the policy with such gusto in the 21st century.
The Conservative party manifesto's repudiation of the ‘libertarian right’ bodes ill for the European Court of Human Rights.
Churchill allowed science to flourish. Without a similar attitude in today’s politics, we may hit a bottleneck for life that leaves a Universe without a single human soul to enjoy it.
Proposals for the UK government to move its border to Irish ports of entry show how many options are now on the table.
Despite military successes against Boko Haram, Nigeria needs to face up to the unpalatable truth that military force alone will not win the deadly war, and start discussions about peace building.
Those who favour Brexit imply it would be followed either by a European superstate or the collapse of the EU. Here's why neither is in UK's interests.
The American writer remains as elusive 100 years after his death as he was at the time.