Zoom out and take a longer view, and there are good reasons to muster a new confidence for the 2020s
Rafael Behr / December 12, 2019
Parliament’s arcane theatricality may embody continuity, but it also reeks of exclusivity. And that's not the only problem...
Impeachment has never finished off a president. A shambolic process that doesn't kill Trump might simply make him stronger
Ian Irvine / December 12, 2019
"Oscar Wilde, I pity you because you must be suffering more than we"
Lara Feigel / December 11, 2019
The celebrated novelist's latest takes on Trump, Clinton-era complacency, and what it means to be a man
Should works of art be bought and sold like potatoes? Or are they, like the best presents, items on which no real price can be placed?
Camilla Cavendish / December 11, 2019
An ageing population presents serious challenges. But it should also come us a relief to our planet
László Krasznahorkai's Baron Wenckheim’s Homecoming has a Dickensian flourish
Tom Clark / December 11, 2019
New year, new openings