Can Citizens' Assemblies Reset Democracy?

At a time when populism and polarization are tearing democracy apart, giving citizens a sense of greater involvement in policymaking could be the antidote.

Condoleezza Rice Reconsiders the Right

Condoleezza Rice, a crucial part of a sorely tested Republican administration, has a take on the last one.

Will Budapest's Drag Scene Survive the Pandemic and Populism?

For years, Hungary's capital has enjoyed a liberal, bohemian image.

Why Modi's Loss in Delhi Doesn't Mean India's Protesters Have Won

Despite a devastating defeat in his first political test since the recent protests, India's prime minister has few national challengers.


The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.

Latin America’s Unconventional Pro-Choice Crusader

Guatemala’s Gloria Álvarez thinks free markets can solve the abortion rights debate.

Santiago Abascal and Spain's Electric Electoral Slide to the Right

Spain's far-right Vox Party saw its support more than double in Sunday's election, behind its charismatic leader.

The Ghosts of Germany’s Past Face Off in Heartland Election

30 years after the Berlin Wall fell, two pariah parties are going toe-to-toe in a battle for what is the German left's only enduring bastion.

Greta's Green Revolution Moves to Europe's Ballot Boxes

As far-right parties grow across other parts of Europe, Green parties are stalling that march in Austria and Switzerland.

The Shadow of Lula Lingers Over Bolsonaro's Brazil — Even From Jail

The shadow of the charismatic former president remains large on Brazilian politics.

Can Istanbul's New Mayor Help Remake Turkish Democracy?

Ekrem İmamoğlu’s victory in the Istanbul mayoral election has sparked new hope for better governance in Turkey.


The Food That Built America

The Food that Built America tells the unbelievable true stories behind the industry titans like Henry Heinz, Milton Hershey, the Kellogg brothers and Ray Kroc, who revolutionized food, and transformed American life and culture forever in the process.

Vladimir Putin on Why Liberalism Is 'Obsolete'

In an exclusive interview with the FT, the Russian president trumpets the growth of national populism.

Why Cities and National Governments Are Clashing Over Migration

Cities need immigrant workers to keep their economies running.

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