The policies created to pull the world out of recession are still in place, but now they are strangling the global economy.
Politicians including Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg and the Labour leader have lined up to praise the impenetrable novel. Ahead of Bloomsday, Corbyn discusses the power of Joyce’s political vision
In defiance of its reputation for being hard to finish – Philip Roth and Jorge Luis Borges did not manage it, and there is a question mark over Virginia Woolf – James Joyce’s Ulysses has emerged as a favourite of politicians on both sides of the Atlantic. In the US, former vice president Joe Biden has been...
In most industries, compensation is tied to good performance. But when you run the federal government, some swamp dwellers in Congress think that just showing up (sometimes) entitles you to regular increases.