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Kenya's police watchdog has secured convictions against just three officers, despite receiving nearly 10,000 complaints of abuse https://econ.st/2BiQCTY
Kenya's police watchdog has secured convictions against just three officers, despite receiving nearly 10,000 complaints of abuse

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The mapping of the wheat genome comes at a time when gene-editing promises a new era in wheat cultivation https://econ.st/2nN3jgu
The mapping of the wheat genome comes at a time when gene-editing promises a new era in wheat cultivation

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Jamal Khashoggi, a journalist, was banned from writing or tweeting in Saudi Arabia. He talks with The Economist about the state of free expression in the Middle East #OpenFuture https://econ.st/2PjL3rE
Jamal Khashoggi, a journalist, was banned from writing or tweeting in Saudi Arabia. He talks with The Economist about the state of free expression in the Middle East #OpenFuture

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Useful categories such as "female" and "lesbian" are threatened by allowing people to be recognised as the gender they say they are, argues Kathleen Stock #OpenFuture https://econ.st/2BkcaQf
Useful categories such as
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Since 1983, 70,000 universities for the elderly have cropped up across the country https://econ.st/2nK5AZG
Since 1983, 70,000 universities for the elderly have cropped up across the country

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The US Fish and Wildlife Service’s plan to save the dusky gopher steps on the toes of two timber companies https://econ.st/2BhXGjU
The US Fish and Wildlife Service’s plan to save the dusky gopher steps on the toes of two timber companies

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With growing shortage of nurses across the NHS, attracting men is becoming more urgent. Just under 11% of registered nurses in Britain are male https://econ.st/2BkJbfg
With growing shortage of nurses across the NHS, attracting men is becoming more urgent. Just under 11% of registered nurses in Britain are male

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Neither Bolivia nor Peru is winning the battle against drug smuggling. Co-operation needs to be strengthened https://econ.st/2Ph6DNa
Neither Bolivia nor Peru is winning the battle against drug smuggling. Co-operation needs to be strengthened

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The Great Barrier Reef has the ability to resurrect itself. But coral bleaching might destroy it for good https://www.facebook.com/TheEconomist/videos/255412728440721/
The Great Barrier Reef has the ability to resurrect itself. But coral bleaching might destroy it for good

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Britain has done too little to refashion the welfare state for a post-collectivist age of flexible labour https://econ.st/2nIaKW5
Britain has done too little to refashion the welfare state for a post-collectivist age of flexible labour

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After the separation of parents and children on the United States’ border, Central Americans reconsider their plans https://econ.st/2BfVv06
After the separation of parents and children on the United States’ border, Central Americans reconsider their plans

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A writer due to appear at Edinburgh's book festival had to produce his daughter's birth certificate, his marriage certificate and three years of bank statements to prove he would return home https://econ.st/2nKJtT3
A writer due to appear at Edinburgh's book festival had to produce his daughter's birth certificate, his marriage certificate and three years of bank statements to prove he would return home

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Putting Britain's chronically homeless into permanent housing could end the cycle of rough sleeping and be a boon for the public purse https://econ.st/2BjnEU7
Putting Britain's chronically homeless into permanent housing could end the cycle of rough sleeping and be a boon for the public purse

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Accusations of overreach and managerialism has dented the SNP's hopes of being a reforming force https://econ.st/2Bj44r9
Accusations of overreach and managerialism has dented the SNP's hopes of being a reforming force

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In 1895, 98 Italian families sailed from Genoa to New Orleans, completely unaware of the grievous nature of their future predicament https://econ.st/2MveFnm
In 1895, 98 Italian families sailed from Genoa to New Orleans, completely unaware of the grievous nature of their future predicament

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Violent crime is relatively uncommon in Addis Ababa. But The Economist’s correspondent got a painful lesson in how the city is changing. From The Economist’s 1843 magazine https://econ.st/2MLjnKo
Violent crime is relatively uncommon in Addis Ababa. But The Economist’s correspondent got a painful lesson in how the city is changing. From The Economist’s 1843 magazine

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Britain, Canada, Japan, Germany and Israel are all firmly in the friendly zone, according to a recent poll. But a widening partisan gap shows that Mr Trump has had some influence on his supporters https://econ.st/2PgjlvK
Britain, Canada, Japan, Germany and Israel are all firmly in the friendly zone, according to a recent poll. But a widening partisan gap shows that Mr Trump has had some influence on his supporters

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Rod Dreher thinks that Christians’ best hope of survival lies in a self-conscious retreat into disciplined, prayerful and perhaps relatively small communities. But the idea of a "pious retreat" is fraught with contradictions https://econ.st/2nItKUx
Rod Dreher thinks that Christians’ best hope of survival lies in a self-conscious retreat into disciplined, prayerful and perhaps relatively small communities. But the idea of a
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Despite trying to change the kingdom for the better in many ways, such as by loosening social restrictions, Muhammad bin Salman is hurting Saudi Arabia with his capriciousness https://econ.st/2BejDQX
Despite trying to change the kingdom for the better in many ways, such as by loosening social restrictions, Muhammad bin Salman is hurting Saudi Arabia with his capriciousness

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Deng Xiaoping's encouragement of experimentation led to economic transformation. Xi Jinping has made it much harder to try new things https://econ.st/2BiC6ff
Deng Xiaoping's encouragement of experimentation led to economic transformation. Xi Jinping has made it much harder to try new things

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