In the absence of credible alternatives, the trend towards the appearance of ‘strongmen’ is spreading. The US and Turkey are two cases in point to consider.
The new Sonatrach team’s reformist spirit opens a window of opportunity to establish a closer cooperation framework between the EU and Algeria.
Age has become a key factor in politics, both in the US and in Europe, but young people hold more sway in the former than in the latter.
The comparison of rankings or index values of power with those of global presence might be showing which countries are punching above or below their weight.
The feeling is that Chinese investment is putting Sri Lanka on the map and that suddenly everyone is now interested in coming.
Perhaps the draft Brexit agreement reached by the UK and EU negotiators is the best possible under the circumstances. Nothing is yet assured.
Treinta años después, Tim Berners-Lee propuso en la Web Summit en Lisboa un "contrato para la Web" para garantizar que la Red siga siendo libre y abierta.
The radical right is on the rise in a range of democracies, from Europe to Brazil. It is globalising rather than internationalising.