National Sections of the L5I:

USA

US: Charlottesville terror attack

It's not like we haven't warned that this was coming. Read more...

Trump's first 100 days

In the US, a president's first 100 days in office is always a test of the change in direction, if any, from one administration to the next. Read more...

Donald Trump’s first foray into foreign affairs

Donald Trump used his eight-day, five-country visit to the Middle East and Europe to emphasise that his election campaign statements on foreign affairs; Nato is obsolete, Brexit is beautiful, climate Read more...

USA: May Day, 2017

The irony of May Day in the USA is that this workers' holiday, celebrated officially in 66 countries in the world and unofficially in most of the rest, had its origins in the United States. Read more...

Unite the resistance against Trump's 'Muslim Ban'

Donald Trump’s viciously racist executive orders barring entry to the USA to visitors from seven Muslim countries, barring indefinitely Syrian refugees whose rights are guaranteed by international tre Read more...

Millions march against Trump

It was the largest international demonstration since the Iraq War. The ‘Women’s March’ on 21 January capped a two day explosion of resistance to the inauguration of Donald Trump.  Read more...

“America First” signals intensification of US unilateralism

Anyone who doubted that Donald Trump’s arrival as 45th president of the United States heralded a major change in both the country’s internal and external relationships must surely have been forced to Read more...

Made in America

What lies behind Trump’s Victory and how can he be stopped? Read more...