Why we need to reform the Crown, the rich history of Chinese people in the UK, why governments can’t just keep borrowing and a profile of Cressida Dick. Plus Edward Said’s confusion, how to fix government sleaze and we ask whether meritocracy has had its day.
Why did the proxy war in Lebanon happen and whose interests did it serve? What is Hizbullah, and how independent is it from its sponsors in Damascus and Tehran? And what is life like for the Shia population of Hizbullahstan?