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    • Analysis

    How pop culture can help explain the coup in Myanmar

    February 20, 2021

    Disney’s “The Lion King” offers critical insights into how coups work — and the causes and mechanisms behind the recent coup in Myanmar.

    • Long Read

    India’s farmers’ protests are about more than reform — they are resisting the corporate takeover of agriculture

    February 16, 2021

    India’s historic farmers movement has overcome regional, religious, gender and ideological differences to challenge corporate influence on government.

    • Feature

    It’s a myth that presidents welcome movement pressure — and Biden is no different

    and Paul Engler
    February 12, 2021

    Politicians fear the disruptive power of a mobilized base, even when it helps them succeed.