Make sure you always know the latest political news with hard hitting articles about the shape the world is taking. Gain an understanding of what is occurring as a result of Brexit and the EU, the royal family, foreign affairs and changes in government regulation. In a world where local changes have international implications, these topics that affect us all.

On January 21st, the United States will enter its second month into the longest shutdown of the country, facing a possible national emergency. 
Not only the American President had a vivid reaction towards the Fed’s decisions, the markets did too

In a ten-year high increase, the American Federal Reserve has increase its rate by 0.25%, to a target range of 2.25%-2.5%. The announcement sparked an important disapproval, including from the President of the United States Donald Trump himself.
If the U.K. is able to reach a deal with the E.U. the prime minister is still required to convince her party and the rest of Parliament to vote in favor of the deal. (image:

Senior Ministers have agreed to come to a Brexit agreement by the end of November, while establishing a strategy to ensure British Parliament and citizens will support it.
Jair Bolsonaro, far-right lawmaker and presidential candidate of the Social Liberal Party (PSL), gestures during a runoff election, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Pilar Olivares

Brazil is waking up this week with a heavy hungover.  Last Sunday, Jair Bolsonaro was elected as a new President. This very controverted candidate was almost assassinated during the campaign. 
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May: "Brexit deal between the U.K. and the E.U. is still achievable and not far apart.” (image: REUTERS/Francois Lenoir)

British PM Theresa May sent Dominic Raab to Brussels following her dramatic decision to “disengage”, after which the EU gave the UK one day to settle its Brexit position.

British PM Theresa May could be getting closer to a Brexit deal, with enthusiasm from the EU's Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker, but Downing St is reserved
Anti-Brexit demonstrators wave Union and EU flags and hold up a placard mentioning Phillip Lee, a minister who resigned today after disagreeing with the government's handling of Brexit. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Dr. Phillip Lee and former education secretary Justine Greening said Tory MPs are in favor of a new pubic Brexit referendum after speaking at the People’s Vote event of the annual Conservative conference.
Britain's Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn delivers his keynote speech at the Labour Party Conference in Liverpool

The political landscape in the United Kingdom is undergoing some major shifts... As the country is holding its breath before Brexit takes effect next March, Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Party gave a historical speech at the Labour Conference. 
Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May is greeted by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Cape Town, South Africa. Image: REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Cape Town speech on Tuesday included a promise to invest £4 billion into African economies post-Brexit.
Britain's Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond: "We’re very clear that you have to support the high street through that process of change." Image: REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Chancellor Philip Hammond revealed that he is seriously considering applying an “Amazon tax,” that is, a tax for online retailers, in order to even the competition with traditional companies.