Wednesday, July 27, 2016
  1. Boris Johnson the Counter-Revolutionary

    Mark Leonard
  2. Reversing Brexit

    Anatole Kaletsky
  3. Turkish Democracy’s Secret Weapon

    Adeel Malik
  4. The Kremlin’s Olympic Acrobatics

    Nina L. Khrushcheva

    The Kremlin’s Olympic Acrobatics


     thinks that banning Russia's team could have spurred Vladimir Putin to seek another kind of glory.

    Newsart for The Kremlin’s Olympic Acrobatics Sasha Mordovets/Getty Images

    Following revelations about state-sponsored doping in Russia, the country barely avoided an outright ban from the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. But an outright ban could have produced even more dangerous consequences, by driving President Vladimir Putin to seek glory elsewhere. READ MORE

  5. The British Leadership Disease

    Lucy P. Marcus

    The British Leadership Disease


     marvels at the swift decadence of UK politics.

    Newsart for The British Leadership Disease Mary Turner/Stringer

    Ethical political leadership is in short supply worldwide, from the US to Turkey to the Philippines. But perhaps the most striking instance of dishonest leadership has been in the UK, where the Brexit referendum and its aftermath have caused more instability than Britain experiences in a typical decade. READ MORE

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