Why Israel Faces a Fourth Election in Just…

[ad_1] JERUSALEM — With Israel heading to its fourth election in two years after the collapse of its government, many in the country are wondering whether it’s a case of too much democracy.The last three…

Molchat Doma Is Fun on TikTok. In Belarus,…

[ad_1] “It is really nice poetry,” she said, “and a really nice old vibe, like vintage music.”In August, she decided to use the band’s popularity on the app to raise awareness of the situation in…

Jimmy Lai Is Freed on Bail but Barred…

[ad_1] HONG KONG — A Hong Kong judge granted the pro-democracy media tycoon Jimmy Lai bail on Wednesday, but imposed extensive restrictions barring him from using social media, giving interviews or leaving his home, stoking concerns…

Pundit Accountability – The New York Times

[ad_1] Want to get The Morning by email? Here’s the sign-up.Good morning. High voter turnout was supposed to usher in a Democratic sweep. What happened?Americans under the age of 40 vote at relatively low rates.…