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Brexit’s Dunkirk Fantasyland

If the cultural roots of Brexit are reduced to one sentiment, it is that Britain did not win two world wars to be run by Germany via Brussels.

Argument

Who Will Win the Battle for the Bolshoi?

The cancellation of a controversial ballet at Russia’s premiere theater holds dark clues as to where the country could be headed after Putin.

Passport

The Elephant in the Comedy Club

A troupe of popular young comics avoids mixing humor and politics in Rwanda.

Observation Deck

For the Love of Welsh Rarebit

In a politically correct era, is it ever OK to crave colonialist cuisine?

The Cable

‘Despacito’ Is Too Sexy for Malaysia, Says Minister

State-owned outlets are prohibited from broadcasting the steamy Latin hit.

Dispatch

Don’t Call It Brexit Radio

Union JACK Radio was supposed to celebrate the quirks of British culture, from tea and scones to Mr. Bean. Then came Brexit. Then came the angry tweets.

Report

Elmo Joins the Forever War

"Sesame Street" is heading to Syrian refugee camps, a blessing for kids with little hope. Better yet, experts say, Elmo and friends can help fight extremism.

Podcast

The Power of the Arts

How can culture be used to address some of the greatest challenges of our time?

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