Patrick Cockburn

Patrick Cockburn is the author of War in the Age of Trump (Verso).

Britain Risks Cementing in Power a Corrupt and Incompetent Government in Undeserved Gratitude for the Vaccine

Focusing Purely on Injustices in China and Russia with a Cold War Mindset Damages Human Rights Everywhere

Britain on the Road to Kleptocracy

The Return of Northern Ireland as the Most Dangerous Open Wound in British Political Life

The UK’s Race Report has Fueled the Controversy It was Supposed to Lay to Rest

The Delusions of High-Tech Warfare

The War of Hunger is Taking Over From the War of Guns…and All Syrians are the Victims

Test and Trace is the Dead Elephant in the Room

The Internal Feud That May Doom Scottish Nationalism

ISIS and the UK: the Case of Shamima Begum

Capitol Riots Were a Dark Day for American Journalism

The Arab Spring Failed But the Rage Against Misery and Injustice Continues

The Clash Between the UK and EU Over Northern Ireland is a Precursor to Confrontations That will Last Decades

Why the Scottish Independence Movement May be Difficult to Stop

The Political Fallout From the Capitol Hill Invasion May Prove More Significant Than 9/11

Government Mistakes Provided the Breeding Ground for the Mutant Virus, Which it is Now Using as an Alibi for Its Failures

Will a Calamitous Week End Trump’s Grip on the Republican Party?

What Assange’s Victory Really Means

The UK is Out of the EU, But the Balance of Power in Europe has Tipped Permanently Against It

COVID-19 Learns From Experience, Unlike Boris Johnson and His Crew

Boris Johnson is as Incompetent as General Haig at the Somme: the Price is 50,000 Unnecessary Deaths This Year

Brexit Bluster Exposes the Waning of English Power

Gangsterism as Foreign Policy: Assassinations are Becoming the New Norm

Trump’s Worst Crime Must Not be Forgotten

America and Britain are the Big Losers on the World Stage