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Boris Johnson's Stained Record as Foreign Secretary
Boris Johnson’s resignation as foreign secretary this week was unsurprising for many. His position as keeper of the Brexit legacy had made Johnson bulletproof, but how will history judge him?
Europe After Trump
With few exceptions, decision makers and opinion formers in Europe viewed the Trump presidency with increasing apprehension and disquiet. Their concern became alarm when the president refused to accept his election defeat and incited a mob of supporters to storm Congress in what was a violent attack on democracy.
Dyason House Podcast: Brexit, the Anglosphere and a Crisis of Identity
In this episode of the AIIA VIC’s Dyason House podcast, Dr Ben Wellings discusses how the support for an Anglosphere — which is based on a particular memory of empire — helps explain what caused Brexit in the first place, and how Euro-scepticism as a political project is not “protectionist” but rather “hyper-globalist”.