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Jon Sopel on the Fading Power of Donald Trump

As the BBC's North America Editor, Jon Sopel has been following the turbulence and trauma of the Trump administration for the past few years. His diary of the remarkable 2020 US election, UnPresidented, is a fascinating insider's insight into the madness and mayhem of the campaign trail. In this exclusive piece, Jon relects on recent events - including the storming of the Capitol by Trump supporters - and the waning power of the most divisive of US Presidents.  


Further reading: the best books to inspire compassion

From Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life to a manifesto by Elif Shafak … Christie Watson explores kin...

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When a Young Malcolm X Addressed a Hartford Housing Project

A few old-timers of Hartford’s North End vaguely remembered Elijah Muhammad preaching his “white m...

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Michael Wood: Just a Devil

Julia Kristeva’s​ book on Dostoevsky appears in a series from Buchet/Chastel called ‘Les A...

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Margaret Atwood: Covid-19 lockdown is not a dystopia

The Handmaid’s Tale author says ‘people may be making arrangements that aren’t too pleasant, but ...

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On Being a Young Reader Attracted to the Darkest Possible Stories

When I was twelve, there was a serial killer in my Bay Area neighborhood, comprised predominantly of...

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Beatriz Williams at Home in Lyme, Conn.

For the best-selling author Beatriz Williams, home is a 200-year-old house in Lyme, Conn., with lots...

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