Articles

The rise and fall of the sun

01.09.03 Publication:

Is the vacuum of leadership that led Japan astray in the 1930s not also the country´s central political problem today, asks BILL EMMOTT The rise and fall of...

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Dear Mr Berlusconi…

01.07.03 Publication:

Dear Mr Berlusconi...Why we are sending an open letter to the Italian prime minister Why we are sending an open letter to the Italian...

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Capitalism and Democracy

01.06.03 Publication:

Radical birthday thoughts Our happy 160th anniversary is an unhappy time for capitalism, writes Bill Emmott, editor of The...

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Democratic revolution

01.06.03 Publication:

The past 20 years have seen the growth of a huge global middle class. So George Monbiot is wrong to say that poverty is increasing, and equally wrong in his...

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If Saddam steps out of line we must go straight to war

01.11.02 Publication:

There were three speakers on the panel - an American hawk, a European multilateralist and a Russian liberal MP - but it was the Russian who sprang the...

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America´s world role

01.06.02 Publication:

Present at the creation For the first time at least since 1989, but arguably since 1945, America has both the chance and the...

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Vote conservative

01.05.01 Publication:

Britain´s election Vote conservativeBut choose the ambiguous right-winger rather than the feeble one THE fact that the most...

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Time for a referendum on the monarchy

01.12.00 Publication:

"What, you a republican?!," exploded a Tory peer recently when the subject of the Economist´s anti-monarchical views came up; "but you are intelligent, you...

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The 20th Century

01.09.99 Publication:

On the yellow brick road What might the 21st century bring? Some clues can be found by looking at the ebb and flow of the 20th, writes...

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Rights For The Right

01.03.97 Publication:

Parliamentary sovereignty is not the solution to Britain´s European impasse. Bill Emmott, editor of The Economist, and David Manasian, argue that Thatcherites...

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