The US decision to pull out of the Paris Climate Change agreement has pitted America against the rest of the world. Tangier Island in Virginia is home to a community that’s been labelled America’s first climate change refugees. The inhabitants have a few decades left before they’ll have to abandon their homes. Their low lying…
They are killing almost a hundred people every day. President Trump’s own commission on America’s opioid crisis has urged him to declare it a public health emergency. It’s becoming one of the country’s deadliest drug epidemics ever. Inigo Gilmore has been among one community in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania – one of the areas hit hard…
Steve Bannon is the President’s chief strategist, with a regular seat on the powerful National Security Council. But his background as executive chair of the far-right Breitbart News website has made him a controversial appointment.
Donald Trump has been appointing more people to his top White House team, promising a “busy day” of meetings with more potential Cabinet picks. But behind the scenes, members of his own family are among his most trusted advisers, including daughter Ivanka and her husband Jared Kushner.
Why did so many women vote for Donald Trump, despite the campaign evidence of his misogynistic comments and attitudes? Inigo Gilmore has been to the former steel-making centre of Youngstown, Ohio – part of what are known as the “rust belt states” that fell overwhelmingly to Mr Trump.
President-elect Trump’s Mexican Wall and the future relationship with Mexico – are one of the bigger issues facing his new administration. Hard on the heels of the shock election result there were more prosaic issues involving the two countries last night – a world cup qualifying football match.
After a bitter and divisive election that saw Donald Trump demanding a ban on Muslims entering the United States, there are now claims of an upsurge in bigotry and hate crimes. Muslim Americans in particular say they’ve been targets for xenophobia and abuse.
Donald Trump’s unexpected triumph last night is a testament to the level of frustration and anger felt by what used to be called “blue collar America”. Rural America and parts of the white working class cheered on as he took state after state.
It is not just in Britain and here in America that the voters are kicking over the traces. The French National Front has been steadily gaining ground on the established parties and it, like other far-Right groups across Europe, expects to make further inroads off the back of Britain’s vote to leave the EU. We’ve…
The children of Nigerian migrants who came west are returning to the land of their parents – and finding the jobs and opportunities that Britain has failed to deliver, writes Inigo Gilmore.
Time was, their parents went abroad to seek jobs and fortune. But now, thousands of people of African descent are returning — and finding the jobs and opportunities that Britain has failed to deliver.
There are calls in South Africa for an inquiry into the awarding of the 2010 World Cup after it is alleged a Fifa official took a bribe in the run-up to the decision.
South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma presents the findings of the long-awaited commission of inquiry into the massacre of striking miners in Marikana in 2012 – saying police tactics were “defective”.
Since Israel’s election handed more power to the country’s ultra-Orthodox Jewish Home, the voice of religious, nationalist settlers has grown, as Inigo Gilmore reports.
As Palestine joins the International Criminal Court, what next for the region? Both sides stand accused of committing war crimes in last years conflict.