Wednesday, 11 January 2017

Context is King

To understand news reporting we’ve always needed context, and within the news audience there’s always been a thirst for it...

By Tim Marshall

Friday, 30 December 2016

What does 2017 have in store?

2017 is set to be another bumpy year following on the heels of 12 months which saw the election of..

By Tim Marshall

Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Taiwan and the Trump card

For decades, the USA pretended it didn’t have a close relationship with Taiwan, and for decades China pretended not to..

By Tim Marshall

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Why Donald Trump won

One of the major explanations of the Trump victory is that it was a white racist backlash. There is some..

By Tim Marshall

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

Boris Johnson's gift to Moscow

What was he thinking?  Was he thinking? Or was it another off the cuff Borisism? Boris Johnson, Foreign Secretary of..

By Tim Marshall

Wednesday, 5 October 2016

EU: things fall apart...

About 15 months ago I gave a series of talks at London embassies about the UK and the EU. I..

By Tim Marshall

Sunday, 25 September 2016

Labour: Back to No Future?

One of the world’s great left wing movements, the British Labour Party, has just re-elected Jeremy Corbyn from the extreme..

By Tim Marshall