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.
Under President Clinton the US's policy on Northern Ireland has moved towards the nationalists. Conor O'Clery provides the first detailed account of the forces which shaped Clinton's conversion in last year's visa wars
The frantic swings in American political life over the past five years have perplexed the world. Martin Walker sees them as symptoms of a bigger shift in the balance of power following the end of the cold war