• 13 Mar 2018

    Julianne Smith, who was deputy national security adviser to former vice president Joe Biden, discusses Rex Tillerson’s firing and his replacement by Mike Pompeo.

  • 13 Mar 2018

    It’s no secret President Trump and Rex Tillerson’s relationship was on the rocks. But why the messy break-up now? Could it be over the sudden announcement that the President would meet Kim Jong-un, or is Mr Trump annoyed the former secretary of state condemned Russia after the Salisbury nerve agent attack? Whatever caused the split,…

  • 3 Mar 2018

    In just one article, Ms Coulter has made ten false or contested claims about immigration, mass shootings and gun control. Here they are.

  • 15 Dec 2017

    While many of Donald Trump’s critics see his Presidency as no laughing matter, to late-night TV hosts, Trump is like a never-ending Christmas, an infinite reservoir of material. But for some comedians, the time for light-hearted joking has come and gone. Samantha Bee, is funny, make no mistake, but it’s her biting political commentary on…

  • 2 Dec 2017

    Luke Harding, whose book ‘Collusion, How Russia helped Trump Win the White House’ is currently number one on the New York Times bestseller list, discusses the latest developments regarding President Trump and his former national security adviser General Mike Flynn.

  • 2 Dec 2017

    President Trump has tweeted that he fired his former national security adviser General Mike Flynn “because he lied to the Vice President and the FBI”. An interesting move, given he might have tried to keep the media focus today on his tax cutting bill, which was passed late last night by the Senate, despite controversy…

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Ann Coulter is a conservative commentator who may well be the reason Trump tweeted. She is one of only 45 people he follows on Twitter and she tweeted one of those Britain First videos just before he did. Labour MP Rupa Huq is former Shadow Minister for Crime and Prevention.

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Brendan Cox, the husband of murdered Labour MP Jo Cox, has accused Donald Trump of spreading hate. His wife was murdered by a far-right extremist who reportedly shouted “Britain First” while attacking her. The group Britain First have always denied involvement in the murder.

  • 29 Nov 2017

    Downing Street has condemned a series of tweets by President Trump, re-posting anti-Muslim videos which had been put online by a leader of the far-right group Britain First. Mr Trump re-posted three videos from the account of the group’s deputy leader Jayda Fransen, who’s facing charges, including religiously aggravated harassment. It’s been met by outrage…

  • 23 Nov 2017

    Today is Thanksgiving when America gathers around a large roasted bird to give thanks and make up. President Trump broadcast his own fireside message today, but the last year has been marred by toxic division – much of it stirred up by the President himself. One minority community that feels targeted by his legislative agenda…

  • 16 Nov 2017

    We’ve heard a lot in recent weeks about Russia’s alleged involvement in the EU referendum. On Monday, Theresa May said Vladimir Putin’s government was trying to “undermine free societies” and was “planting fake stories” to “sow discord in the West”. Although on Wednesday, the Prime Minister appeared to soften her language. She told parliament: “if…

  • 9 Nov 2017

    How does Mr Trump’s performance compare with how Mr Obama was doing a year after his election?

  • 7 Nov 2017

    It’s a year since Donald Trump was elected as the 45th president of the United States. FactCheck looks at how the American economy is faring.

  • 19 Oct 2017

    He is known for his slow-moving and beautifully-shot films like ‘Wings of Desire’, but director Wim Wenders has also spent his life taking tens of thousands of polaroid photographs. The quietly-spoken German became very animated indeed discussing Trump, Brexit and the Harvey Weinstein allegations.

  • 18 Oct 2017

    For 12 days, President Trump remained silent about the deaths of four US soldiers in Niger. Two days ago, he was asked why. He answered by accusing former presidents of not calling the families of fallen soldiers, saying he’d written letters and would call. Now he has called the widow of one of the soldiers,…