Here’s a fascinating analytical article by Pew Research. The gap between the political values of Democrats and Republicans is now larger than at any point in Pew Research Center surveys dating back to 1994. 48 more words
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Opinion - I warned Jeremy Corbyn about Brexit - now Labour must regain its radicalism -Yanis Varoufakis - New Statesman
Here’s an interesting article from former Greek Finance Minister, Yanis Varoufakis, on a radical vision for Brexit.
Here’s a must-read lead from the NYT.
The thing is, as the article highlights, China recognizes that oil sanctions on North Korea will probably bring the regime down but China worries about South Korea overrunning the north and US allies at China’s border. 100 more words
A few notable takeaways.
- Russian Information Warfare (IW) on the French election had limited effectiveness
- Alt-Right (mostly?) Americans read and redistributed Russian disinformation (during the French campaign) 659 more words
French President Emmanuel Macron’s LREM party has won a large majority in parliamentary elections which will enable it to push through reforms. But there was a record, low turnout. 1,152 more words