Germany has always been an inspiration to Japan since the country opened itself up. These days, it may be Angela Merkel and her brand of leadership that inspires Japan the most.
Should the Democratic Party be fortunate enough to rise to power again, the question arises: What will they do with it?
Adam Smith was no blind worshipper of the market economy. He pointed to many of the deformations of human behavior that we still deplore today.
To rein in the present political “Age of Anger,” everyone must suspend the belief that their way of life is morally superior.
The domestic set-up in the US, with two dominant political parties, is not conducive to constructive engagement. It favors paralysis or overreach.
U.S. women are more likely to vote than men.
A selection of our favorite Globalist Quizzes from 2014.
What is the outcome of the anti-government legislating for the southern U.S. states?
How southern U.S. Republicans embrace and reject big government at the same time.