May 2017




An Interview With… Tom Holland

Historian Tom Holland is walking away from it all, albeit temporarily. Aware that his new documentary ‘ISIS; Origins of Violence’ would divide opinion, he booked…


My Manchester — A Reaction

It would be easy at this moment to say that it’s hard to find words for what happened in Manchester but that would be one…





Hail Macron!

All Hail Macron! The new French President is the latest international political darling,  man of the hour and flavour of—well at least a month. He…


The Latest Trump Crisis

It’s becoming a weekly tradition: a Donald Trump misstep and a media explosion, and not always in that order. The Washington Post reported late Monday…