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The Economist

Get a daily burst of global illumination from The Economist’s worldwide network of correspondents as they dig past the headlines to get to the stories beneath—and to stories that aren’t making headlines, but should be.

Drilling into the numbers: ExxonMobilThrough deny of a needle: vaccine mandatesBut who’s counting? Voting rights in AmericaHis royal minus: Prince AndrewIn vino, veritas: Boris Johnson under fireNot in the same class: America and schoolsTalking out his asks: Putin’s NATO demandsHope for the crest: an Omicron wave hits IndiaFuel to the flames: uprising in KazakhstanCapitol crimes: one year after America’s insurrectionStop the presses! Hong Kong’s media crackdownHolmes stretch: Theranos’s founder convictedSeparate weighs: Brexit, one year onAll she wrote: our obituaries editor reflects on 2021A few bright spots: our country of the yearYou bet your dollar-bottomed: Erdogan’s next gambitBeginning of the endemic? Omicron’s spreadNo safety in numbers: security in HaitiRelocation, relocation, relocation: America’s internal migrationAll about that base: Japan’s security policy