The appeal of narcissistic leaders is also their downfall.
Category Archives: Politics
While Keynes and Hayek had quite different ideas on macroeconomics, they also shared a surprising amount of common ground.
Chinese or Vietnamese nationalists are playing the victim to rally support in the dispute between their two countries.
Biased media coverage and intimidation of journalists helped Erdoğan to a landslide victory in Turkey’s first direct presidential election.
Four years after the earthquake, Antony Loewenstein visited Haiti. This account describes how ordinary people are coping with endemic deprivation.
India goes to the polls next month to elect a new prime minister. The BJP candidate, and frontrunner, is seen by supporters as a dynamic man of the people. Opponents say he is little more than a rabid nationalist. What would his victory mean?
Are the protests in Thailand about democracy or a coup dressed up in democratic rhetoric?
State policies that limit religious practices are a major contributing factor behind Uyghur and Han tensions.