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Politics

 
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The strange tale of Canada’s Israeli lobby

Reg Whitaker: Why isn’t the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement open to debate? [Issue 40, 2017]
by Reg Whitaker
 

 
 
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Will Bangladesh go the way of Pakistan?

John Richards: Little cause for optimism as Bangladesh follows Pakistan’s lead [Issue 40, 2017]
by John Richards
 

 

 
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Standing up to Trump, Le Pen and Putin

Patrick Webber calls for unity in the centre to resist the illiberal left and right [Issue 40, 2017]
by Patrick Webber
 

 
 
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Syria and liberal interventionism – II

Dominic Cardy: The West’s obligation to intervene in Syria [Issue 40, 2017]
by Dominic Cardy
 

 

 
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Populist or dictator in the making?

Garth Stevenson on the Philippines’ populist, and possibly dictatorial, president [Issue 40, 2017]
by Garth Stevenson
 

 
 
1

The last days of Weimar?

Reg Whitaker on the erosion of trust and civility in the United States [Issue 40, 2017]
by Reg Whitaker
 

 

 
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The deep culture of Canadian politics

Gad Horowitz traces the 50-year history of the “red tory meme” [Issue 40, 2017]
by Gad Horowitz
 

 
 
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Stay the course, scale down or get out?

Paul Delany: Get out, scale down or stay the course in Iraq? [Issue 40, 2017]
by Paul Delany
 

 

 
8

The centre cannot hold

Brexit, immigration and the fate of the European Union - An introduction by John Richards [Issue 39, 2016]
by John Richards
 

 
 
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British Labour’s immigration problem

Eric Shaw on British Labour’s immigration problem [Issue 39, 2016]
by Eric Shaw
 

 

 
10

Britain’s EU referendum:
 The view from the Continent

Jan Eichhorn on how Europe would react to a Brexit [Issue 39, 2016]
by Jan Eichhorn
 

 
 
9

The politics of the raised drawbridge

Patrick Webber on the parochial populists, left and right [Issue 39, 2016]
by Patrick Webber
 

 

 
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Justin Trudeau’s sunny grip of control

Alex Marland finds that the new transparency is mostly P.R. [Issue 39, 2016]
by Alex Marland
 

 
 
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Spain: Will the new election resolve the impasse?

Marc Sanjaume-Calvet on the implosion of Spain’s two-party system [Issue 39, 2016]
by Marc Sanjaume-Calvet
 

 

 
4

Why do the poor support Ford and Trump?

Arthur Milner on why the poor vote for Donald Trump [Issue 39, 2016]
by Arthur Milner
 

 
 
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A century after the Rising, Ireland is deadlocked

Garth Stevenson on the Irish impasse [Issue 39, 2016]
by Garth Stevenson
 

 

 
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Syria and liberal interventionism

Dominic Cardy on Syria and humanitarian intervention [Issue 39, 2016]
by Dominic Cardy
 

 
 
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Harper’s way was fear and hatred

Reg Whitaker’s not so-fond goodbye to Stephen Harper [Issue 38, 2016]
by Reg Whitaker