Overrated

Sadiq Khan knows how to make himself popular, but he has a duty to open up closed Muslim communities

The Marxist historian, born a century ago, didn’t just turn a blind eye to the crimes of Communism but to much else besides

The rise and fall of a poster girl for integration who now depicts Britain’s Muslims as an oppressed minority

The former president’s administration was defined by lies, cover-ups and incompetent foreign policy

The self-aggrandising Speaker has confused the importance of his office with that of its holder

The German theologian unleashed the Reformation but ended up a fanatic anti-Semite

The sinister and sanguinary Soviet revolutionary was, above all, a very lucky man

The former Labour minister played a key role in creating the poisonous atmosphere prevalent in British politics

The human rights lawyer recently elevated to the Lords is no Lady Justice

Demolishing the self-mythologising of the high priestess of Nazi chic