Articles by Tom Clark
The new PM could face lethal perils within just three months. Governing hasn’t looked so dicey since the Georgian age
This issue, we revive the tradition of highlighting the world’s greatest thinkers. And throughout the magazine, you’ll find writers determined to make sense of senseless times
Tom Clark / July 18, 2019
Can we deliver on a decades-long promise?
Tory candidates are on a spending spree, but austerity has not been defeated. There is still a risk that the next recession is followed by cuts that make it worse
Many communities are missing out in material terms—but they still have a strong spirit. Renewal begins when it’s tapped. (This supplement was produced in partnership with the Joseph Rowntree...
Tom Clark / June 13, 2019
Global warming is not the kind of phenomenon that the human mind has evolved to regard as a clear and present threat
Paul Mason's new book argues there's a crisis around the corner
Populism could be the way to No 10. But in time, deep social changes will limit its appeal
Exclusive polling: majority of Britons want an MP who "puts Britain first"—even if minorities lose out
Tom Clark / May 8, 2019
Exclusive polling for Prospect magazine shows Britons may back a leader who is willing to offend allies in pursuit of national interests
Tom Clark / April 12, 2019
The government minister worries his entire party could be consumed by no deal mania