Some countries are starting to think that it's time to move on from the USA.
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It used to be that prospective politicians chose law school as the first step in their career path. Future politicians may skip law school altogether and try out for the Saturday Night Live team instead.
The saga of how London's new mayor nixed his city's bizarre "oil for brooms" arrangement with Venezuela.
The question of what governments want from sport turns out to be a good deal easier to answer than the question of what they get.
E. Ethelbert Miller talks with R. Victoria Arana about new black literature in Britain and its take on empire.
The new British prime minister wants to limit his own war powers? What gives? What else does he have in mind?
On the face of it, Tony Blair had an almost Clintonesque week as he walked away from two separate train wrecks seemingly unhurt.