Madeleine Kearns

President Trump’s final days

"There was nothing ignoble about Trump’s defeat — at least, not initially"

American revolutions: Rewriting the language of the unheard

‘Dissenting viewpoints — for example, the belief that America is not an intrinsically racist country—are shunned as further proof of racist pathologies’

Love thy neighbour: why the Scots hate the English

Why are Scottish children encouraged to link a war 700 years ago with the “effete arseholes” of England today?

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"