Thursday, 8 December 2016

Reaction Podcast: What was Trump thinking with his Taiwan call?

Like the rest of the world, I was shocked when Donald Trump broke decades of diplomatic protocol by speaking directly..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Reaction Podcast: What now for Italy's economy?

Anti-establishment forces triumphed over the weekend and the Italian political elite is now in crisis mode. But with all the..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Friday, 2 December 2016

This House at the Garrick: step into the engine room of Parliament

A week may be a long time in politics, but 40 years, it would seem, is nothing at all. In..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Monday, 28 November 2016

Podcast: Trumpocalypse now

Can anyone offer a coherent explanation for the rise of Donald Trump? Is there anything reassuring to be found in..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Friday, 25 November 2016

Trump is a bored schoolboy with his finger on the nuclear button

Back in the distant days of July 2016, when Donald Trump was still holding press conferences and spawning controversy by..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Thursday, 24 November 2016

Reaction Podcast: What's the Italian referendum really about?

We know Italians are headed to the polls on December 4th. We know the prime minister, Matteo Renzi, has made..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Don't let Trump turn the White House into his next money-making scheme

Two weeks have passed, and already the voices rising up in defiance of Donald Trump are being silenced. Critics are..

By Rachel Cunliffe


Thursday, 17 November 2016

The whistle-blower who punctured the Theranos bubble

The scandal over Theranos, the blood-testing start-up founded by Silcon valley golden girl Elizabeth Holmes, is far from blowing over...

By Rachel Cunliffe


Tuesday, 15 November 2016

How to win clicks and indoctrinate people

The Daily Mirror is read by the people who think they run the country, The Guardian is read by people..

By Rachel Cunliffe