Why have we built a paradise for offshore billionaires?

Opinion by Thomas Frank

We endure potholes and live in fear of collapsing highway bridges because our leaders wanted these very special people to have an even larger second yacht

What are the Paradise Papers and what do they tell us?

The leak of 13.4m documents shows the scale of the offshore empire and involves everyone from the Queen to Facebook

The Revolution Will Be Digitized

The anonymous whistleblower behind the Panama Papers has conditionally offered to make the documents available to government authorities.

European arrest warrant issued for ex-Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont

Spanish judge’s move comes day after former members of Catalan cabinet remanded in custody over independence push

Paradise Papers: Your guide to four years of offshore revelations

The Paradise Papers is another massive leak of secret files, the most significant of them belonging to a single offshore law firm, detailing the taxation activities of the wealthy and the famous. It's the latest in a rich pedigree of such leaks.

Are you doing too much housework - and is it hampering your career?

The enduring inequality of who does most chores at home is an often unspoken issue that has a huge impact on all our lives. Wherever you live in the world, we’d like to hear your experiences of housework. (Editor’s note: it’s okay to moan ...)

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