The heroification of charismatic protest leaders often entails a misreading of local political dynamics. Unless such individuals open up new and safe opportunities for political action, their power to mobilize is usually short-lived.
India’s bureaucracy is notorious for not being adaptable and innovative enough to deal with the country’s challenges. What needs to change? Yamini Aiyar shares her analysis on the Global Futures podcast.
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Berlin and Paris are right to push for greater European strategic autonomy from US. It will be hard to pull off, but Europe must try.