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April 9, 2019

May, Merkel, Macron, and a Three-Day Brexit Countdown

Amy Davidson Sorkin writes on the impending Brexit deadline of April 12th, and whether Theresa May will be able to negotiate an additional extension, in order to prevent a No Deal Brexit.

April 7, 2019

Netanyahu, Gantz, and Five Scenarios for the Israeli Election

Bernard Avishai writes on the upcoming election in Israel and examines the obstacles that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and the challenger Benny Gantz must overcome to form a government.

April 4, 2019

The “Reputational Interests” of William Barr

Sean Wilentz writes about William Barr’s interference surrounding the release of information from the Mueller report, and draws parallels between members of the Trump and Nixon Administrations.