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The Second Cold War is underway – can the US prevail?
Throughout his career, Britain’s wartime prime minister studied how other leaders – Roosevelt, Attlee, Stalin and Gandhi – exercised power.
The American foreign policy sage was driven as much by pessimism about the US as antipathy to the Soviet Union.
The misunderstood author cared more about skirt-chasing than power politics.
Why counterfactual history is an essential tool for understanding the present.
The academic who coined “Thucydides’s Trap” warns we are sliding into a catastrophic new conflict.
Also featuring Susan L Shirk on China under Xi Jinping and Ryan Gingeras on the Ottoman Empire.
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