Beware a new wave of populism, born out of coronavirus-induced economic inequity | Nick Cohen
April 28, 2020

Big businesses and governments are fast making themselves inviolable. There could be a backlash

A global wave of injustice could follow the global pandemic. Pre-existing tendencies towards monopoly, Chinese dominance and predatory capitalism will explode unless governments take measures to Continue reading

Christine Lagarde under fire for ECB coronavirus response
April 10, 2020

Comments from central banks chief labelled a catastrophic failure by eurozone economist

European Central Bank boss, Christine Lagarde, has come under fire after she refused to echo her predecessor and say the bank would do whatever it takes to protect Continue reading

Book reveals Trump effort to persuade Justice Kennedy to step aside for Kavanaugh
February 29, 2020

New book Dark Towers tells of how family coordinated charm offensive to convince ageing supreme court justice to retire

The Trump family carried out a coordinated White House charm offensive to persuade Anthony Kennedy, a swing vote on the supreme Continue reading