Opinion digest: Irish austerity, gay marriage culture wars, British FBI and Olympic propaganda
Point of View
Euro might survive the exit of Greece or Italy, but the exit of 'the model Europeans' could prove fatal
Established parties are feeling the heat as economies falter and voters react. Could Italy be next?
French result presents Labour with a political opportunity, but there are dangers too
Bank of England has done the right thing, but UK businesses are too risk-averse says report
Man kills himself in protest at pension cut on day fears rise of further eurozone difficulties
Opinion Digest: Ian Birrell and Max Hastings on the Budget – and it it time Dr Who had a male assistant?
The furore over pensions might ease with time, but there's still no sign of the economy perking up
The Government wants to be seen to be addressing the issue of fairness, but is it just buying time?