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Henry Foy
Belarus Protests
Lukashenko Doubles Down

Protests are on the rise in Belarus and its leader’s balancing act between Brussels and Moscow is becoming harder to pull off, but Alexander Lukashenko is digging in his heels.

Europe's Rightward Drift
Poland’s New Majoritarians

Europe’s illiberal democracies have gained a new member, and the world has taken notice.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Crude Economics

The decision to extend production cuts was as predictable as it was desperate.

deep state

The Manchester leaks are the product of a dangerously arrogant and unaccountable intelligence community.

Better Late Than Never

More, please.


The share of people who benefit from the stock market should be widening, not contracting.

Market Failure

The EU’s ailing Emissions Trading System is looking more useless than ever before.

Settled Science

Our worst-case climate scenarios are relying on outdated, incorrect coal data.

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