Labour may not need Muslim or Black voters now — but one day it will

Demonising Diane Abbott and Faiza Shaheen while welcoming the likes of Luke Akehurst is a choice that will come back to bite Keir Starmer’s party

Can France stop the EU’s fall to the far right?

Emmanuel Macron has called a snap election following his defeat by Marine Le Pen’s nationalists in the EU elections. But will a centrist victory in France be enough to stop Europe’s slide into fear, racism and extremism?