OUT OF NOWHERE
The Small-Town Boy Who Could Destroy Europe
The Catalan Crisis for Dummies
Tories Fear Brexit Time Bomb Could Wipe Them Out
The Tories have just realized their geriatric base of Leavers can’t keep them in power. And the under-40s, mostly Remainers, want nothing to do with them—a huge opening for Corbyn.
ROOM WITHOUT A VIEW
Theresa May’s Killjoy Grand Tour
Theresa May is coming to Florence to deliver what may be her defining Brexit speech. It will fall on deaf ears among the Britons she’s forcing to abandon the EU.
BRIDESMAID FOR LIFE
Britain’s ‘Clown’ Prince of Failed Coups Is at It Again
As he joins PM Theresa May in Florence to outline Brexit, Boris Johnson’s tragi-comic scheming for power illustrates the limits of Machiavelli’s influence.
THE NEXT BIG CRISIS
Is Putin About to Take Over Belarus?
Russia’s president wants to show NATO he is ready for a fight. But once he moves his troops and equipment into Belarus, on NATO’s borders, will he be willing to move out?
Rent-a-Crowds Ready to Cheer Trump in Poland
The populism Team Trump once hoped would destroy the European Union has been defeated in the West. But it remains strong, in power, and increasingly authoritarian in the East.
Could British Election Derail Brexit?
Where to now? With separation talks starting in just days, the U.K.’s plans to exit the EU could be softened, delayed, or even entirely tossed out.
How Theresa May Blew Her Big Chance
The decision to run a presidential-style, personality-driven campaign around a leader without much personality will haunt the Conservatives for years to come.