Dispatches

America’s commitment to what was originally called the Global War on Terror is no less robust than before

Canada’s election has exposed Justin Trudeau as one of the weakest and most ineffective leaders his country has ever known

President Ramaphosa has won the election but his position is fragile: South Africa faces poverty, inequality and corruption almost entirely self-inflicted by the ruling ANC

Islamist terror attacks in Colombo revealed government incompetence

How to explain the success of Italy’s de facto leader

Despite prohibitions, alcohol is ingrained in the Middle East

Radical young Democrats such as Ilhan Omar are rising, while stars from the golden age of Democratic centrism are losing the big-ticket Millennial audience.

While India remains, formally at least, a secular republic, the last few years have seen that ideal become increasingly far from reality