• Is Sarah Palin's Political Career Over?

    JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Republican Sarah Palin re-emerged in Alaska politics over a decade after resigning as governor with hopes of winning the state’s U.S. House seat. She had unbeatable name recognition, the backing of former President

  • The Political Economy of Dead Meat

    Like any junkie, cows hooked on BGH tend to get sick, mostly with mastitis, an infection of the udder. Treatment of mastitis requires liberal doses of antibiotics. The antibiotic injected into the cow passes on to the human consumer, and thus contributes to the process whereby more and more bacteria are building up greater resistance to antibiotics. More

  • Best books of 2022: Politics

    News, analysis and comment from the Financial Times, the worldʼs leading global business publication

  • Georgians prepare for politics during Thanksgiving

    Demetrius Freeman/The Washington Post/Getty Images (ATLANTA, GA) — As Georgians gather for Thanksgiving, food and celebration won’t be the only things on their mind. Conversations about politics could also swirl around the dinner table as the Thanksgiving

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  • Georgians prepare for politics during Thanksgiving

    As Georgians gather for Thanksgiving, food and celebration won't be the only things on their mind as conversations about politics could also swirl around the table.

  • Georgians prepare for politics during Thanksgiving

    (ATLANTA, GA) — As Georgians gather for Thanksgiving, food and celebration won’t be the only things on their mind. Conversations about politics could also swirl around the dinner table as the Thanksgiving holiday arrives in the middle of a heated runoff election cycle. “Well, I […]

  • Is David Miliband planning a political comeback?

    Keir Starmer might not be able to afford to have such an explicitly pro-EU figure in his top team.

  • David Miliband hints at return to politics

    Former foreign secretary says he is 'enthusiastic about where Keir Starmer has taken Labour'

  • 1971 War: A military or a political defeat?

    It is therefore an open secret that while in Beijing, Bhutto, Gul, and Rahim conspired to wash their hands off a united Pakistan and choreograph the defeat of the Pakistan Army to bring Bhutto into Power. 1971 War: A military or a political defeat?

  • We can't conflate the politics of climate change with the science

    I appreciate the frustration voiced in Judith Polich's recent Journal column about the lack of engagement over climate change. I believe if we are going to make faster progress, we need to bridge the gap between climate change politics and science. About a year ago, a close friend and I had a heated confrontation over an op-ed by Mitch Daniels in the Washington Post defending Steven Koonin against the harsh criticism of his book "Unsettled? - What climate change tells us and what it doesn't." My...

  • Peace or politics? In Ukraine, Turkey eyes both

    As Russia’s war in Ukraine enters its ninth month, Turkey has emerged as one of the conflict’s most important external actors. With most global powers choosing sides, Ankara has managed to preserve ties with both Moscow and Kiev, positioning itself as a key mediator in ending the conflict. But is peace really Turkey’s motivation, or […]