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Reds vs Blues: America's two political tribes are at it again

The good thing is that it is mostly a war of words conducted in social media.

The results of recent opinion polls suggest that, if anything, the attacks on the president over the issue of illegal immigration have produced a backlash among Republicans. More than 90 per cent of them now stand behind him.


IN his 2009 sci-fi novel The City & The City, British author China Miéville imagines two cities, Beszel and Ul Qoma, who occupy the same geographic space but whose residents speak different languages, use distinct alphabets, embrace divergent cultures, and even look and...

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