Watching the scenes at Kabul airport furnishes the latest tranche of cumulative evidence that we are governed by fools. But, of course, we already knew that. Around the entire developed world, governments and politicians are held in universal and well-merited contempt. Clearly, the current political system is unsustainable: societies cannot live forever under the rule of people they distrust and despise.
Britain’s CPTPP deal is all upside in a world dividing into US and China power blocs
Joining an open, rules-based free trade system opens up all sorts of interesting possibilities when the world is changing so fast