Age and education have largely determined British votes in the recent local elections. Looking at the big parties’ race, the main question is whether past trends will hold in the run-up to the general election.
A trend in twenty-first century politics is the rise of populist and authoritarian leaders, including in so-called democratic countries. From reassurance to intimidation, the world's strongmen share many characteristics and tactics.
Is there a way forward for Brexit in the wake of the British Supreme Court decision declaring that Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s suspension of Parliament was unlawful?
The U.K. Parliament has rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal to leave the European Union.
Europe has concerns about China’s trade policies. But the two countries may want to unite for a more rules based global trade system.
How will the election of Donald Trump as president and the recent British poll affect Brexit negotiations?
The 2017 United Kingdom parliamentary election ended in a hung parliament after the Conservative Party failed to retain its majority.
The upcoming Trump-Xi summit in Mar-a-Lago will the set the tone of U.S.-China relations for the entire Trump presidency. It is critical that the two presidents have mutual respect for each other.
Potential difficulties might arise during the negotiations on Britain’s withdrawal from the EU, but the 27 remaining EU member states will speak with one voice.
If the UK leaves the European Union without having reached any agreement after two years, it will be a disaster for both sides.