Waiting for Goodluck in Nigeria

Nigeria’s resurgent president has made the most of a six-week election postponement, taking the fight to Boko Haram and stumping across the country. But are Nigerians too fed up with corrupt government to re-elect him?


Why the biggest loser in France's upcoming local elections could be the Fifth Republic

Believe it or not, France's local elections resemble a high-stakes reality TV show. But the biggest loser could be the Fifth Republic.


Never Trust Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister’s last-minute political ploys prove that he’s an opportunist of the worst kind. And the U.S. has to stop enabling his bad behavior.


How Bibi Pulled It Off

Israel’s embattled prime minister rallied the right wing to a surprisingly solid victory. But holding his coalition together will be an even bigger challenge.


Israel’s Elections Could Turn on Vote Sharing Agreements With Smaller Parties

In a close election like this one, deals made with other parties could be vital for a Herzog or a Netanyahu win.

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