We Cannot Take Liberal Democracy For Granted
Too many in the West have assumed that the spread of democratic government is inevitable. Can we cope with the authoritarian threat?  
No Need To Fear Russia. The Bear Is Broke
For all Vladimir Putin’s military adventures, the Russian economy is now shrinking — far too small to pose a real threat to the West
Reagan, Trump and America
Paul Johnson, the historian and journalist, talks to his grandson Tycho Johnson about his memories of Ronald Reagan and his hopes for Donald Trump

Brexit Revolt — the first insider account of the EU referendum  Read more