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Jonathan Freedland

Jonathan Freedland

    A mandate for all seasons?
    A mandate for all seasons?
    Corbyn is making his mark on the UK's Labour Party, but he ignores its May disaster at his peril.
    Boyhood: One boy's life, from real to reel
    Boyhood: One boy's life, from real to reel
    In a world saturated by violence and sensation, true escape comes in Richard Linklater's moving film Boyhood.
    Mandela: India shows there can be life beyond the great liberator
    Mandela: India shows there can be life beyond the great liberator
    As South Africans contemplate their future after the death of Mandela, Jonathan Freedland says they could do worse than look to India for guidance.
    No cure for America's gun disease
    No cure for America's gun disease
    The country stubbornly refuses to act despite multiple recent firearm-related massacres, writes Jonathan Freedland.
    Acting on Syria has Obama torn
    Acting on Syria has Obama torn
    The US president stays true to his character as he vacillates over whether to attack the country.
    Margaret Thatcher 1925 - 2013: Iron Lady recast as a saint
    Margaret Thatcher 1925 - 2013: Iron Lady recast as a saint
    Tory hagiographers are intent on recasting the prime minister who divided Britain as a national hero, writes Jonathan Freedland.
    Rightwingers on the rise in Israel
    Rightwingers on the rise in Israel
    Ahead of elections in Israel, ultra-ultra-nationalists using overtly racist rhetoric are surging in the polls.
    I stand with Mehdi Hasan against torrent of Islamophobic abuse
    I stand with Mehdi Hasan against torrent of Islamophobic abuse
    By all means, debate and disagree with me below the line. But no one should have to put up with vile racism and bigotry, writes Jonathan Freedland.
    'Military force has to be an option' in Syria
    'Military force has to be an option' in Syria
    The 2003 invasion has tainted the idea of liberal interventionism. But the people of Homs should not suffer because of that.
    Abbas: '63 years' suffering -- enough, enough'
    Abbas: '63 years' suffering -- enough, enough'
    Palestinians used the mechanics of diplomacy to grab a rare moment in the international sun, forcing the world to pay attention to their cause.
    Where sleep steals your dreams
    Where sleep steals your dreams
    Its beauty is dazzling by day, but when the sun goes down New Zealand's seas and glittering skies are another world.