US Capitol police officer Sgt Aquilino Gonell becomes emotional as he testifies before the House Select Committee investigating the January 6th attack on the US Capitol. Photograph: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Image

It was, I must admit, a virtuoso performance by Sean Hannity. Not since the sheriff in Blazing Saddles put a gun to his own head and took himself host(...)

FBI director Christopher Wray said ongoing investigations into domestic terrorism stand at 2,000, compared to 1,000 when he took over in 2017. Photograph: Bloomberg

Federal Bureau of Investigation director Christopher Wray has defended its handling of the January 6th Capitol riots, stating that the agency warned l(...)

Pro-choice ...  members of the Bolivian feminist group ‘Mujeres Creando’ (‘Women Creating’) dressed as nuns protest  outside the Cathedral of La Paz ahead of the recent visit of Pope Francis. Photograph:   EPA/ABI Handout

On April 24th last, four campaigners sat in at the El Salvador embassy in Washington and invited the authorities to arrest them. Their aim was to high(...)