In this issue


Are we ready? A second Trump term could tip an already destabilised world over the edge, says our former ambassador to Washington Kim Darroch


Poles apart How far will Warsaw’s government go to revive a dying democracy? Annette Dittert

Lasting change Homelessness could be prevented with one simple act: giving people cash Samira Shackle

A house of ill repute The former editor of the New York Times gives an American take on a very British institution Bill Keller

Conversation: The age-old question Who has had it harder: the young or the old? We invited two of Prospect’s Lives columnists to reach across the generation gap Sheila Hancock & Alice Garnett

The end of the affair Israel’s relationship with the US is fracturing. The winner will be the radical right Avraham Burg