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History in the balance

One of the most profound truisms of history is that which rests fate on the head of a pin. Scholars in mid-15th century Constantinople were…





The Lady Turns

The Lady turned—big time. On five separate occasions since the Brexit referendum British PM Theresa May unequivocally refused to call a general election. The voters would have…




The Brexit Elephant

There was a massive elephant in the British House of Commons on Wednesday. It was rampaging back and forth across the chamber, overturning tables, loudly…