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Best of the week - 26 June 2020

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Each week BISA Director, Juliet Dryden, scours the internet for IR-related content that might interest you. Here she brings you this week's best readings and podcasts to keep you up to date with what's happening around the world.

COVID-related news

UK Politics/Brexit

Colonialism, Imperialism and Racism

USA foreign relations/Trump election


Middle East

The best of the rest

  • The Polish election. Timothy Garton Ash looks at Polish populism in broadcasting
  • Podcast: Talking Politics: History of Ideas. The complete series of talks by David Runciman in which he explores some of the most important thinkers and prominent ideas lying behind modern politics – from Hobbes to Gandhi, from democracy to patriarchy, from revolution to lock down.

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