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Quiz of The Week: 16 - 22 January
Joe Biden is sworn in as president of the United States
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Quiz of The Week: 16 - 22 January

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
22 Jan 2021
‘How can America recover from its Trump-induced trauma?’
President Joe Biden fist bumps newly sworn-in Vice President Kamala Harris
Instant Opinion

‘How can America recover from its Trump-induced trauma?’

Your digest of analysis and commentary from the British and international press
21 Jan 2021
Downing Street plots Biden charm offensive
Joe Biden delivers his inauguration speech
Behind the scenes

Downing Street plots Biden charm offensive

Boris Johnson is wooing new president with plans that set UK apart from EU
21 Jan 2021
Churchill bust ‘not on display’ in Biden’s Oval Office
Joe Biden in the Oval Office
In Brief

Churchill bust ‘not on display’ in Biden’s Oval Office

Statue of British wartime leader was previously removed by Barack Obama but reinstated by Donald Trump
21 Jan 2021
How should Biden handle Trump’s legacy?
An effigy of Donald Trump is wheeled towards the Capitol ahead of the inauguration
Today’s big question

How should Biden handle Trump’s legacy?

Outgoing president retains a solid core of support even as impeachment lingers over him
20 Jan 2021
What Joe Biden’s inauguration will look like
The US Capitol is seen behind a fence with razor wire.
Getting to grips with . . .

What Joe Biden’s inauguration will look like

Covid restrictions and fears of further violence have forced changes to ceremony
18 Jan 2021
US Secret Service screening inauguration troops for riot sympathisers
National Guard patrol outside the Capitol building.
In Brief

US Secret Service screening inauguration troops for riot sympathisers

National Guard members under investigation as mob member claims GOP lawmakers aided Capitol siege
14 Jan 2021

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What winning the Georgia run-offs would mean for Biden
Joe Biden waves to supporters in Georgia during the 2020 presidential election campaign.
Today’s big question

What winning the Georgia run-offs would mean for Biden

Democrats on verge of taking Senate seats in victories that would swing balance of power in the upper chamber
6 Jan 2021
Instant Opinion: ‘We’re all paying the price’ of hard Brexit
The sun shines through clouds over the Palace of Westminster.
In Review

Instant Opinion: ‘We’re all paying the price’ of hard Brexit

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 7 December
7 Dec 2020
Instant Opinion: Brexit deal is ‘likely by Monday’
Michel Barnier, EU
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Brexit deal is ‘likely by Monday’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 4 December
4 Dec 2020
How Joe Biden will go about rebuilding the Iran Nuclear Deal
A demonstrator holds a sign calling for the US to "nuke" Iran before it can take nuclear action against the US.
In Depth

How Joe Biden will go about rebuilding the Iran Nuclear Deal

President-elect facing major challenge to keep Tehran satisfied as Europe forms nuclear strategy
24 Nov 2020
What happens now Donald Trump has conceded defeat?
Donald Trump gives a thumbs up to supporters after golfing at Trump National Golf Club
In Brief

What happens now Donald Trump has conceded defeat?

President tells federal agency to ‘do what needs to be done’ to hand power to Joe Biden
24 Nov 2020
What Joe Biden’s presidency means for the EU
Joe Biden addresses the European Council while serving as vice-president under Barack Obama.
In Depth

What Joe Biden’s presidency means for the EU

President-elect to ramp up relations with EU27 in effort to repair the damage of Trumpism
23 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: Britain ‘needs a strong chancellor’
Rishi Sunak
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Britain ‘needs a strong chancellor’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 23 November
23 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: coronavirus is putting ‘democracy at stake’
A man attends an anti-lockdown protest outside Westminster
In Depth

Instant Opinion: coronavirus is putting ‘democracy at stake’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 20 November
20 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘how to save the United Kingdom’
Pro-independence supporters march through Glasgow.
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘how to save the United Kingdom’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 19 November
19 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘needs more than a slogan’
Boris Johnson attends a Remembrance Day service at Westminster Cathedral
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Boris Johnson ‘needs more than a slogan’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 18 November
18 Nov 2020
Republicans anxious over Trump’s post-election ‘bucket list’
Donald Trump arrives to deliver an update on "Operation Warp Speed" in the Rose Garden of the White House.
In Brief

Republicans anxious over Trump’s post-election ‘bucket list’

Concern growing after president scoped out Iranian sites for military action
18 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: Covid Christmas ‘mired in mixed messages’
Boris Johnson returns to Number 10, Downing Street following the weekly Cabinet meeting.
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Covid Christmas ‘mired in mixed messages’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 17 November
17 Nov 2020
Could Trump’s reaction to election loss spark global chaos?
Donald Trump, Mike Pence, Mike Pompeo
In Depth

Could Trump’s reaction to election loss spark global chaos?

Outgoing president asked for ‘options’ to target Iranian nuclear site following loss to Joe Biden
17 Nov 2020
‘Inoffensive and not bitter’ Joe Biden beer is launched
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In Brief

‘Inoffensive and not bitter’ Joe Biden beer is launched

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16 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: Dominic Cummings ‘failed on his own terms’
Dominic Cummings in a London black cab wearing a face mask.
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Dominic Cummings ‘failed on his own terms’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 13 November
13 Nov 2020
Quiz of The Week: 7 - 13 November
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In Brief

Quiz of The Week: 7 - 13 November

Have you been paying attention to The Week’s news?
13 Nov 2020
US election: what comes next for Ivanka Trump?
Ivanka Trump wearing a Covid face mask.
In Brief

US election: what comes next for Ivanka Trump?

President’s eldest daughter is said to be hoping to make solo return to the Oval Office
12 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘Relax. Joe Biden will be sworn in’
A Joe Biden supporter waves a flag outside her home.
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘Relax. Joe Biden will be sworn in’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Thursday 12 November
12 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: US was ‘lucky to get Trump’
Donald Trump
In Depth

Instant Opinion: US was ‘lucky to get Trump’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Wednesday 11 November
11 Nov 2020
Who are the winners and losers in a post-Trump world?
Donald Trump attends the UN Climate Action Summit in New York.
In Depth

Who are the winners and losers in a post-Trump world?

Britain looks set to remain high on list of Washington’s allies - but some will be cursing Biden’s election victory
11 Nov 2020
Biden locked out of classified briefings by Trump staff
Joe Biden leaves The Queen hotel in Delaware flanked by security personnel.
In Brief

Biden locked out of classified briefings by Trump staff

Administration officials blocking flow of national security information as Democrat criticises incumbent’s failure to admit defeat
11 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: Pfizer vaccine a ‘miracle of medicine’
A man in a face mask walks past the Pfizer headquarters in New York
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Pfizer vaccine a ‘miracle of medicine’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Tuesday 10 November
10 Nov 2020
US election: what will be top of Joe Biden’s agenda?
Joe Biden addresses supporters after being confirmed as the 46th president of the United States
In Depth

US election: what will be top of Joe Biden’s agenda?

Tackling coronavirus, economic slump and climate change will be high up on the president-elect’s to-do list
9 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘stop treating us like Covid criminals’
Coronavirus police
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘stop treating us like Covid criminals’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 9 November
9 Nov 2020
Starmer: Biden’s victory offers ‘stark lessons’ to Labour
Keir Starmer leaves Millbank studios in central London.
In Brief

Starmer: Biden’s victory offers ‘stark lessons’ to Labour

UK opposition leader argues that broad coalition building can also help his own party regain power
9 Nov 2020
US election 2020: Joe Biden wins the White House
Then-Democratic candidate Joe Biden address supporters while votes were being counted across the US
In Depth

US election 2020: Joe Biden wins the White House

Democrat takes Pennsylvania to clinch victory over Donald Trump
7 Nov 2020
Instant Opinion: ‘is America becoming a failed state?’
Capitol hill
In Depth

Instant Opinion: ‘is America becoming a failed state?’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 6 November
6 Nov 2020
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