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The little party that could

The little party that could

The amazing story of how the Revolutionary Communist Party got into No. 10 Downing Street, Brexit and News Corp.

The Boris train steams ahead, but can it last?

The Boris train steams ahead, but can it last?

Boris Johnson has seen a jump in the polls. It may be stitching up Labour for now, but there's danger ahead.

Trump and Johnson: parasites from the same bowel

Trump and Johnson: parasites from the same bowel

What Boris Johnson and Donald Trump have in common is less important than the phenomenon they represent.

Politician turned comedian Boris Johnson gaffes his way into power

Politician turned comedian Boris Johnson gaffes his way into power

By actually becoming an entertainer who happened to be an MP, Boris has been able to create a force-field in which he is not only rewarded for lying, but doubly so for being caught lying.

The uncomfortable legacy of MH17

The uncomfortable legacy of MH17

The fate of Flight MH17 has taught us that the problems other countries face can quickly become disastrous for all of us.

All aboard the Boris bus: how the media fuelled the would-be PM

All aboard the Boris bus: how the media fuelled the would-be PM

Boris Johnson's career has been endlessly propelled by the media’s self-flagellating narrative of 'charm' and 'inevitability'.

There is no green revolution without tax justice

There is no green revolution without tax justice

There's a green wave sweeping through European Parliament. But meaningful action on issues like climate change cannot be achieved without countries rewriting corporate tax law.

Boris' day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

Boris' day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

In the lead-up to a final vote, the campaign to elect the Conservative Party's next leader has taken some surprising twists.

The making of Britain's Donald Trump

The making of Britain's Donald Trump

Boris Johnson is best known for his history of lying, racism, and downright buffoonery, leading many to wonder whether Britain's next prime minister has more in common with Donald Trump than a shockingly blonde mop.

What the Australian Greens can learn from Europe's seismic political shift

What the Australian Greens can learn from Europe's seismic political shift

The success of the European Greens would seem to be the measure of a deeper process underway — one the Australian Greens should grab onto with both hands.