Anyone who wants to be prime minister should have a course of therapy first | George Monbiot | Opinion | The Guardian

Our toxic political system rewards all the wrong traits and produces the worst possible leadersWho in their right mind would want the job? It is almost certain to end, as Theresa May found, in failure and public execration. To seek to be prime minister today suggests either reckless confidence or

Brexit weekly briefing: Cox and Barclay on a mission for May | Politics | The Guardian

UK negotiating team head back to Brussels as Tory remainers finally stand up to be countedWith just over three weeks to go before Brexit day, a smell of urgency is in the air.The UK’s attorney general, Geoffrey Cox, and the Brexit secretary, Steve Barclay, are back in Brussels on Tu

Wait, what? Kirsten Gillibrand & Julian Castro are running already?

The way we run our country strikes the rest of the world as lunacy. America has the world's longest campaigns — and the most expensive.<a href="