Morrissey: a bit of an arse. Photograph: NurPhoto via Getty Images

I was wrong about almost everything when I was young. Almost all young people are wrong about almost everything. Calm down. This is not one of those I(...)

Former leader of UK Independence Party (UKIP) Nigel Farage. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Trinity College Dublin’s Historical Society’s auditor has apologised for his decision to award its gold medal to former UKIP leader Nigel Farage. Mr(...)

Anne Marie Waters: has described Islam as “evil”. Photograph: Ole Jensen/Corbis via Getty Images

The United Kingdom Independence Party will announce its new leader on Friday after a bitter contest that threatens to tear the party apart. Former lea(...)

Anne Marie Waters, founder of Sharia Watch and candidate for the leadership of Ukip. Photograph: Tony Margiocchi/Barcroft Media

Irish-born candidate Anne Marie Waters may become the new leader of the UK Independence Party (Ukip), when the result of a party ballot is announced o(...)

Conor during his stay in the Royal Brompton Hospital.

Memories of my time as a cancer patient are increasingly difficult to gauge as I move further away from my surgery on March 1st last, after 10 months (...)

 Anne Marie Waters, founder of Sharia Watch and candidate for the leadership of Ukip. Photograph: Tony Margiocchi/Barcroft Media

An Irish-born candidate for the leadership of the UK Independence Party, Anne Marie Waters, has rejected criticism of her as a “neo-fascist” during te(...)

Jeremy Corby addresses a public rally at the Quadrant shopping centre on Saturday  in Coatbridge, Scotland. On Sunday the Labour party announced a shift in policy on Brexit.   (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

The official campaign period for the Brexit referendum may have lasted only two months – but in truth a Eurosceptic campaign had been raging in the UK(...)

US president Donald Trump boards Air Force One, bound for his summer vacation and the golf course.  Photograph: Al Drago/The New York Times

We take our little victories where we can. Take “snowflake”. Once a term of abuse to denigrate a whole generation and then extended by gloating, trium(...)

Now the singer’s worldview is hardening as he voyages deeper into middle age

Steven Patrick Morrissey isn’t always easy to love. New biopic England Is Mine has hit cinemas at a time when the singer is testing the limits of his (...)

Mick Jagger: both he and Jeremy Corbyn are frauds when it comes to Brexit. Photograph: Henry Romero/Reuters

In the days following Theresa May’s triggering of Article 50 last March, Mick Jagger sat down to write a pair of songs that would capture “the anxiety(...)