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Race in America: What it means to be an American
African-Americans: The evidence of things not seen
White Americans: The souls of white folk
Anti-discrimination policies: Black power’s not gonna get your mama
Racial categories: The all-American skin game
Reparations: The freedman’s bureau
The future: The price of the ticket
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MAY 8TH 2021
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The future of banking
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APR 10TH 2021
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The future of work
Workers the world over have had a torrid year. But the future is bright, argues Callum Williams
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MAR 13TH 2021
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The future of shopping
Not since the Industrial Revolution has shopping been in such upheaval, writes Henry Tricks
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FEB 11TH 2021
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The future of travel
Covid-19 has brought international travel to a standstill. But it will recover and may even become a better experience, says Simon Wright
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JAN 23RD 2021
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Generation Xi
Young Chinese are both patriotic and socially progressive. That mix is already changing their country, says Stephanie Studer, our China correspondent
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2020-2000
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NOV 14TH 2020
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Asset Management
The asset-management industry is at last sorting the quacks from the true specialists, argues John O’Sullivan
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OCT 10TH 2020
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The world economy
The covid-19 pandemic will accelerate change in the world economy. That brings both opportunity and danger, says Henry Curr
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SEP 19TH 2020
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Business and climate change
Climate change is about to upend the corporate world. Firms must react fast, says Guy Scriven
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AUG 29TH 2020
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Dementia
Nowhere in the world is ready to cope with the global explosion of dementia, writes Simon Long
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JUL 23RD 2020
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The Midwest
America’s Midwest matters out of proportion to its size, says Adam Roberts
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JUN 18TH 2020
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The new world disorder
Seventy-five years ago the world’s leaders designed the peace even as they fought the war. Today’s leaders need to do something similar, says Daniel Franklin
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MAY 9TH 2020
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International banking
Geopolitics and technology threaten America’s financial dominance. And now the covid-19 pandemic is precipitating a split, says Matthieu Favas
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APR 11TH 2020
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South Korea
South Korea is going through deep social, economic change. But the transformation is still fragile, and covid-19 is not helping, says Lena Schipper
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MAR 28TH 2020
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Africa
Rapid economic and social change will give the continent a bigger role in world affairs, says Jonathan Rosenthal
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FEB 20TH 2020
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The data economy
A deluge of data is giving rise to a new economy. Ludwig Siegele asks how it will work
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FEB 6TH 2020
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China's Belt and Road
The Belt and Road Initiative revives memories of China’s imperial tributary system, says Dominic Ziegler
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JAN 16TH 2020
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Housing
Since the second world war, governments across the rich world have made three big mistakes, says Callum Williams
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