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Xi Jinping's architecture of torture and oppression demands an engaged and principled position.
The story of how the former Confederacy capital turned blue is one of demographic shifts, a Democratic political machine and Donald Trump.
The battle for freedom of expression in the US reaches far beyond the nation’s newsrooms.
Opponents of Poland’s ruling PiS party must now avoid short-sighted squabbles and think long term.
A tribute from a friend and fellow scholar places al-Hashimi's death in the context of a new wave of violence in Iraq.
From a paralysed Congress to a growing number of conservative judges, legal experts are concerned about the US presidency’s expanding scope.
For many young Hong Kongers, China’s tightening grip is forcing the question: stay or go?
For liberal challenger Rafal Trzaskowski, “it will be an election between an open Poland and a Poland that seeks an enemy".
The Kremlin's lofty promises of a Russian welfare state will prove difficult to fulfil.
The environmentalist mayor’s shrewd political calculation is unique to the French capital.
Delays, mail-vote mistrust and polling station cuts all bode ill for November’s presidential race.