Access every new PS commentary, our entire On Point suite of subscriber-exclusive content – including Longer Reads, Insider Interviews, Big Picture/Big Question, and Say More – and the full PS archive.
The latest last-minute deal to raise the US debt limit does not solve the underlying political problem. On the contrary, with the country on track for a Biden-Trump rematch next year – a contest that Trump just might win – the truce is likely to be short-lived.
sees little reason to believe the latest last-minute deal will be anything more than a short-lived truce.
The European Jewish Association’s recent insistence on the exceptional nature of anti-Semitism raises important questions about the nature of privilege and oppression in contemporary societies. The risk is that the EJA’s conceptual framework could all too easily reproduce the very bigotry it seeks to oppose.
sees problems with efforts to treat hatred toward Jews separately from other forms of bigotry.
北京—中国执行重大政策的能力总是令人印象深刻，近三年几乎虔诚地执行的新冠清零战略的一百八十度大转弯也不例外。 几乎在一夜之间，政府开始拆除曾经无处不在的 新冠 测试中心。 官方媒体开始强调奥密克戎变体的症状轻微。 许多城市的居民突然解除了封锁：例如，广州人再过两小时就可以从从居家隔离区前往歌厅。
To continue reading, register now.
Subscribe now for unlimited access to everything PS has to offer.
As a registered user, you can enjoy more PS content every month – for free.
Already have an account? Log in