The football associations have shown their true colours – and they’re not a rainbow

The abandonment of the OneLove rainbow armband, which European World Cup teams were planning to wear to show solidarity with the LGBTQ+ community, shows that their efforts are simply pinkwashing.

How the British socialist fell in love with the German conservative

Since I moved to Germany in 2013, all I’ve ever known is Merkel. And in that time, I confess – I’ve caught feelings. How did it happen that a dyed-in-the wool socialist fell for Angela Merkel?