Global powers are turning to it—with mixed success.
It may be in their own self-interest.
A sweeping new history of the country focuses primarily on elites, rather than the grassroots movements that overturned apartheid.
A new inquiry may expose Beijing’s reach in Ottawa.
The Weapon Britain’s Parliament Can’t Do Without
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Alex von Tunzelmann is a British author, screenwriter, and historian. Her most recent book is "Blood and Sand."