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Exploring key lessons from the 2019 general elections in Nigeria.
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From the Archive
This article was well known to be written by T.E. Lawrence even though it was unsigned, as was the norm then. It came at an important time when the shape of the post-First World War settlement in the Middle East was unclear, and the extent of colonial control by the UK and France within their respective spheres remained uncertain.
Bruce Matthew tracks the origins of the struggle for democracy in Myanmar, with insights on the obstacles that the opposition to military rule has faced.
Britain’s relationship with the Commonwealth has always been complicated by its imperial past.