Britain's Labour leader, much against his own inclinations, seems destined to lead the resistance to Brexit.
Democracy in the Maldives, which had been written off earlier this year, stages a resounding comeback.
A tri-weekly feature: interesting reading from around the internet.
Despite the feverish commentary you might have read, Sweden's new parliament will look fundamentally the same as the last one.
The Economist marks its 175th anniversary with a resounding call to arms for liberalism.
America marks another anniversary, and a libertarian think-tank does good work in arguing against a state of permanent warfare.
Sweden's Social Democrats fall to a new low, but still outperform expectations, while the far right falls well short.
Sweden's far right is poised for significant gains in Sunday's election, but don't be taken in by the doomsaying.
Is Germany a prisoner of its history when it comes to racialised conflict?
The two presiding officers of the Australian parliament have interesting things to say about how it works. But we should be very wary of plans that cut back on democracy.