Jeremy Corbyn is thoroughly indecent LONDON — Everything you need to know about the British Labour Party is contained in the fact that Luciana Berger is no longer a member and Alex Scott-Samuel is. Two weeks ago Berger, a member of parliament, shocked the nation when she announced her departure from the country’s official opposition. The great niece of a...

Paul Robeson was an unrepentant Stalinist. Rutgers should acknowledge that. Paul Robeson led an extraordinary life. The son of a runaway slave, he was just the third African American to study at Rutgers University, where he was both an All-American football player and valedictorian. After earning a law degree at Columbia University, he became one of the most popular entertainers in the world, his stirring...

Blaming Trump for their problems is the one thing Europeans can agree on OSLO — Here is a brief synopsis of the European political situation: France and Italy are locked in an unprecedented feud. The European Union can’t agree on whether to recognize Juan Guaidó as the legitimate interim president of Venezuela; nor has Brussels managed to forge any coherent response to Moscow’s latest aggression against Ukraine. Britain...

A gay national security aide to Eisenhower during an era of purges Review of Ike’s Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler in The Washington Post.