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Bad news can be good for you. But the news needs to get more informative, analytical, and investigative — debates and simple presentations are not enough.

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Individuals have had a range of reactions to the pandemic: terror, apathy, and denial chief among them. Why do we react so differently?

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While Washington DC condemned genocide in China, Westminster chose trade over human rights.

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The three hidden forces of American politics are pulling the GOP apart in all directions, while the Democrats remain united.

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The coup attempt by Trump’s violent mob could be the trigger event to shift American politics back to normalcy.

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Image by David Mark from Pixabay


The UK and the EU have finally agreed to a new future relationship, which begins on January 1st. What is in the deal?

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A mutated strain of the Sars-CoV-2 virus in the South-East of the UK is worrying scientists and politicians alike. Here’s why.

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Image by PIRO4D from Pixabay


It’s important that we pursue a car-free future. Autonomous vehicles can help to bridge the gap to that future in a sustainable way.

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https://pixabay.com/en/traffic-highway-lights-night-road-332857/


The end of the year newsletter and message from Politics: Fast and Slow.


What the EU is offering the UK, why they’re offering it, and why Britain is choosing no-deal instead.

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Image by S. Hermann & F. Richter from Pixabay

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