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The U.K. Labour candidate’s stand against economic inequality was not enough to overcome Boris Johnson’s populist appeal. Read more

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Labour’s wipeout in yesterday’s British election highlights the transnational defection of the white working class and deepens the global crisis of the social democratic left. Read more

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How did Boris Johnson almost solve Brexit? Irish Ambassador to the U.S. Daniel Mulhall says it was diplomacy. Read more

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Reality keeps contradicting the sponsors of economic pain, but they keep dispensing their perverse advice. Read more

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Today on TAP: Another day, another trade war Read more


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Europe’s nationalist identity politicians may be running out of steam. Read more

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Which takes precedence: The 2016 referendum or the Parliament? (And what if the Parliament can’t take a position?) Read more

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The elections to the European Parliament halted the rise of the far right but produced more fragmentation—and that’s not good enough. Read more

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In a scathing open letter, the French president called on Europeans to unite against the rising tide of populist nationalism. Read more

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We should be rooting for the success of the General Data Protection Regulation. Read more

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