Politics The Worst Problem on Earth: How to Deal With North Korea EU gains upper hand as uphill Brexit talks begin (and Terms of reference for the Article 50 negotiations between the United Kingdom and the European Union and Why May’s “Bloody Difficult” approach to Brexit Negotiations is so wrong) This could be a big deal: […]

Politics The UK election How Britain voted at the 2017 general election The U.K. Election Wasn’t That Much Of A Shock How the Conservatives’ media strategy collapsed during the election campaign From rust belt to mill towns: a tale of two voter revolts Revenge of the young, urban Remainers The end of the Long 90s […]

Politics Paris: What Did Trump Just Do? The Paris Climate Withdrawal Explained Notes on scale: Why US states can make a significant contribution to the Paris Agreement US-proofing the Paris Climate Agreement Oil’s New World Disorder North Korea calls Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of Paris Agreement ‘the height of egotism’ Something to read […]

Politics 20 million starving to death: inside the worst famine since World War II Operation Car Wash: Is this the biggest corruption scandal in history? Trump: Trump expected to withdraw from Paris climate deal and As U.S. retreats, EU and China seek climate leadership at summit Trump’s Trip Was a Catastrophe for U.S.-Europe Relations and […]

Politics About the online reactionary right: Media Manipulation and Disinformation Online (also, The curious rise of the ‘white left’ as a Chinese internet insult) The biggest event you may not have heard that much about: What Did China Accomplish at the Belt and Road Forum? How to respond to China’s Belt and Road Initiative Yes, China is investing […]

Politics The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked and Mercer Sued by Hedge Fund Worker Fired After Blasting Trump (also, Flawed Macron hack provides lessons for both sides) Intergenerational unfairness Macron: Inertia, revolt will test Macron’s reformism German labour reforms: Unpopular success Macron Won, But The French Polls Were Way Off Deep […]

Politics France: Good charts, good charts: French election results: Macron’s victory in charts and Five Maps That Show Why Macron Beat Le Pen Defeating Marine Le Pen won’t be enough to save France Varoufakis about Macron during the Greece negotiations: Macron came to Greece’s aid during our crisis. The French left should back him Emmanuel […]