Britain’s strategic outlook requires realism about the kind of conflicts we are prepared and willing to fight

Woke politics offers conservative satirists an easy target, but the results neither sparkle nor shock

Delaying another independence referendum may prove fatal. Better for No. 10 to lance the boil now and re-think the Union

Faced with a resurgent and objectionable Russia, and a transactional US, Nato must urgently transform for the new age

Europe’s economic colossus is crippled by identity politics and self-obsession. It exports instability

The French president faces a plethoraof problems from Brexit to beyond

A new, distinctly conservative generation of French priests is reviving Catholic life in France

Beleaguered and neglected, the Kurds remain the West’s best hope in the Middle East

Violence spawns from normalised bigotry. Effective Holocaust education must trace it to its origins and allow Jews to speak for themselves