This week: the Gitmo round; democracy in further decline; why Elizabeth Warren really really (really) lost; and Trump versus the virus.
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This week in Side View: journalists find a friend in defamation law, McKinsey versus the middle class, latest corruption scores, and we're gonna build a wall — badly.
Even for veteran and desensitised Trump watchers, the anecdotes presented in A Very Stable Genius will set the teeth on edge.
On Monday, India revoked Jammu and Kashmir's special status as an autonomous state. But what does it mean for people living in the region and India's fraught relationship with Pakistan?
The arrival of monsoon season may not be enough to save India from the grip of a devastating water crisis. At what point does national crisis evolve to global catastrophe?
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The government's push for religious freedom means nothing if it ignores the millions of religious minorities being persecuted by our trade partners.