World Politics

Uncovering the truth behind Donald Trump’s charity dealings

The billionaire philanthropist has given ‘many tens of millions’ to good causes. His charitable foundation has helped many hundreds of organisations. Everyone says so. But it it true? Or is the main benefactor of the Donald J Trump Foundation’s largesse actually... Donald J Trump?

Shinzo Abe visits Pearl Harbour

The idea of an American Muslim registry has gained traction in some circles, but the historical precedents are shaky at best

How Donald Trump’s business ties are already jeopardising US interests

A President-elect whose company interests are inextricably linked to foreign leaders is treading a dangerous line. So, when Trump decides policy involving China, the Philippines, Turkey, Taiwan, Japan or Argentina, will the needs of the nation be outweighed by those of the family bank balance?