Lock step: England to shut down, again

Prime Minister Boris Johnson all but ruled out a second lockdown, but his hand has been forced by England’s caseload. What are the political costs of his U-turn? Myanmar’s coming election will almost certainly be marred by disinformation on Facebook—principally because so many Burmese people get their only news there. And examining the current glut of political biographies.

For full access to print, digital and audio editions of The Economist, subscribe here www.economist.com/intelligenceoffer


 

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.