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Israel-Palestine in Europe

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict overproduces journalism. With good reason. It's been one of the most politically significant crises since WWII.(...)

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2022 in Review

On the new Left To Burn podcast, Josh White and John Foster discuss the threat posed by Germany's Reichsbürger coup plotters.(...)
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Republic Enlargement Program

With British politics in crisis, turmoil in Northern Ireland is perhaps the last thing that anyone in public life would have wanted. Yet that’s exactly what they’ve got.(...)

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When Democracy Fails

Giorgia Meloni was always the winner. If the press is anything to go by, her triumph was confirmed the day Mario Draghi resigned.(...)

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Same As it Ever Was

When is a change not a change? When one member of the moribund House of Windsor gives way to another but the inexorable decline of the United Kingdom continues apace.(...)
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Climate Populism

Coming to the end of one of the hottest and most destructive summers on record, politics on both sides of the Atlantic are heating up as well.(...)
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Conservatives in Crisis

The Tory leadership contest is hotting up, with Liz Truss and Rishi Sunak failing to pitch themselves as Thatcher 2.0.(...)