Jack Walters looks at the result in Emilia-Romagna. Salvini's failure brings some temporary confidence to Italy's weakened government. But Rome remains unstable.
There are just a dozen days until the Irish people go to the polls. However, if the recent opinion polls are right, then the EU poster boy, Varadkar, premiership may come to a rather abrupt end.
In his first article for the J-Word, Ollie Gille discusses the DNC debate, where a Bernie Sanders had to fend off some serious accusations by Elizabeth Warren.
After the paralysis of British politics was ended on Friday morning, Thomas Nurcombe turns to American politics and begins to tackle the imminent race for Democratic nominee, and the rise of Michael Bloomberg.
In 2015, all 18 districts opted for the pro-Beijing parties, yet in 2019 all but one was lost to the pro-democratic alliances. The pro-democracy landslide saw them pick up almost three times as many seats as they won in 2015, a rise from 124 to 389. But with a national swing of around 15%, many pro-government, prominent forces, including Horace Cheung, Alice Mak and Holden Chow lost their seats, whereas, Starry Lee narrowly retained her position.