Bolsonaro—who now has the disease himself—has overseen one of the worst coronavirus death tolls in the world. But then, a war on human dignity is what he promised all along
The deep—and often surprising—roots of British and American racism
My mother’s passing was the prompt I needed to reckon with the traumas of the past
Racist police killings and protests in the US are allowing Iran to trash the US brand by all sorts of means—including 90s rap
Rebecca Liu / June 11, 2020
The anxiety of worrying about the safety of my family was replaced with anger at the lack of preparedness in the UK
Joe Biden hopes to defeat Trump through old-fashioned politics, and then restore some old-fashioned normality to the United States. But have the country’s furious divisions made that impossible?
Some say a WTO Brexit would be less painful in the wake of Covid-19 destruction. This argument “makes no sense,” says a former judge of the European Court of Justice
Opposition leader Juan Guaidó was supposed to be the spearhead of a velvet revolution. Now 18 months on, and it looks like Nicolás Maduro's grip on power is as strong as ever
Steve Bloomfield / June 5, 2020
Coronavirus has upended the world order and called basic liberal values into question. With authoritarianism on the rise, can democracy as we know it survive?