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Is capitalism killing our planet, or is it our only hope?
As environmental catastrophe looms, is capitalism to blame, or can it be reformed?
Are referendums ever a good idea?
When, where and why does direct democracy work? And can it do more harm than good?
What next for the wives of Islamic State fighters?
Should the wives and children of IS militants be repatriated?
Has China's economy peaked?
What are the options for Chinese policy makers?
What’s going on at the US-Mexico border?
President Trump says the situation is a national emergency. Is he right?
Who are the far-right extremists?
Can understanding the roots of far-right extremism help us to tackle it?
What’s at stake in India’s election?
Will the world's largest democratic exercise put India on a new path?
Has the International Criminal Court failed?
Is it time to accept the severe limitations of the ICC?
Has Brexit broken UK politics?
Is the crisis evidence of flaws in the UK political system, or are politicians to blame?
The return of the eco-warriors
Is civil disobedience a good tactic for climate change activists?
Is social media killing elections?
Are free and fair elections impossible in the digital age?
China's Arctic ambitions
What is China's strategy for the polar regions?
Can nature be saved?
How do we change our behaviour to prevent a million species going extinct?
Does WikiLeaks matter?
Is the news leak organisation and its model of publishing still relevant?
The new technology cold war
What will a tech standoff between the US and China mean for them - and us, the consumers?
European election results: Gridlock or opportunity?
Four new MEPs discuss the shifting power balance in the European Parliament
What does the future hold for the Rohingya?
Why can’t the Rohingya return to Myanmar?
Syria: Assad's endgame
How is Assad's hold on power in Syria changing?
The vaccination divide
Why are some people losing trust in vaccines?
What's happened to gay rights since Stonewall?
A global panel of gay and lesbian contributors discuss the legacy of the Stonewall riots
Africa's digital transformation
Who are the big beneficiaries of Africa's rapidly improving internet connectivity?
The future of space exploration
Fifty years after the historic moon landing, is the world entering a new space race?
Europe's migration standoff
Is it time for the EU to forge a new pact on migration and asylum?
The politics of Boris Johnson
Will he deliver Brexit and unite the country as promised?
What is immigration for?
Is a points based system the best way to decide who comes to a country?
What happened to the political centre ground?
Why are so many democracies turning away from the politics of consensus and compromise?
How do women change politics?
What happens to policy and political culture when more women are involved?
The changing face of protest
How do the protests in Hong Kong and Russia compare to recent episodes of mass unrest?
Who owns the Amazon?
Are the Amazon fires an ‘international crisis’?
The future of money
Is it time to ditch the US dollar? And how will crypto-currencies change our world?
South Africa's anti-foreigner violence
What's behind a spate of xenophobic attacks?
Russia's Africa doctrine
What is motivating new ties between Moscow and the continent?
Can China tame Hong Kong?
What are Beijing's options for ending the on-going protests in Hong Kong?
Is impeachment a fair process?
Could the political brinkmanship by the Democrats backfire?
Does the US have a Syria plan?
US position on Turkey's offensive into Kurdish controlled northern Syria remains unclear
Canada at a crossroads
As Canadians go to the polls, where is the country heading?
Mass protests in Lebanon
Are the country wide protests the beginning of a revolution in Lebanon?
Russia's new internet firewall
The implementation of a new Russian law will redefine the way internet is governed there
India's pollution problem
How can India overcome its environmental challenges?
The future of oil
Why is the oil industry still booming?
Can algorithms be trusted?
How are algorithms shaping the modern world and should we be worried?
Who runs Iraq?
Hundreds of protesters have been killed during weeks of unrest.
The world's languages are dying
Thousands of minority languages are on the brink of extinction