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The national story is centred around the war against the Nazis rather than the empire

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Enemies of capitalism and the US are now seeing the virtue of the liberal order

The SPD leader faces a choice: cling to the centre or tack left


Rich US corporations, not banks, are in need of new scrutiny

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Reduced political concerns could easily spur a rally across the region’s assets

More than 1bn have had their eyes and fingerprints scanned to access state benefits

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She fails to explain the need for an encryption backdoor, writes Sebastian Payne

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The culture of secrecy around trade negotiations is outdated, writes Alan Beattie

Leaving the EU without a deal would cause the UK significant harm

Prime minister deals in facts not relationships but she will also need ingenuity

The next leaders will have to resolve the historic mess of the eurozone crisis

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