Despite numerous setbacks, 2016 can still be the year we choose a path of compassion and inclusion over fear and division.
Following the results of Italy's referendum and Austria's presidential election, these are the key events in Europe's 2017 electoral calendar.
Secularism may be on the rise, but for many Americans religion remains a powerful force. Both in business and in politics.
Today's complex challenges require leaders who open up the political process without absolving themselves of responsibility.
Much of the narrative around the American presidential election revolved around a "country versus city" conflict. In this podcast, Adrian Monck says the real conflict is not between the c...
Despite grievances about how government is currently working, most people believe ordinary citizens still have influence, says Richard Wike of the Pew Research Center.
When it comes to female political empowerment, the US doesn't perform that well. Laura Liswood, of the Council of Women World Leaders, asks why.
Theresa May laid out her plan for how Britain can lead in the transformed modern world during her speech to the Lord Mayor's Banquet.
Brexit and Trump have focused attention on issues which are at the heart of social cohesion across the West.
There will be no single hegemonic force but instead a handful of countries – the U.S., Russia, China, Germany, India and Japan chief among them – exhibiting semi-imperial tendencies.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is happening, but if we don't govern it properly then its full economic and social potential will not be realised.
Donald Trump has promised to withdraw from the Paris Agreement and bring coal mines back online. But what does his presidency actually mean for the future of our planet?
Hillary Clinton may have failed to become America’s first female president, but there were a few surprising bright spots for women and minorities on US election night.
Imagine that the US election was not decided exclusively by American voters, but was a global election open to every country on the planet. A survey shows what the outcome might have been.
A computer programme designed by Quid has taken on a pair of political pundits.