Emmanuel Macron chooses a new and little-known prime minister, signaling that he intends to identify the government more closely with himself.
The scheduled date arrives for Israel to take step towards annexing (parts of) the West Bank, without much happening. This is no surprise.
Australia's pre-poll voting boom shows no signs of ending, creating headaches for electoral administrators. Should we, as Antony Green suggests, start counting pre-poll votes before the polls have closed for everyone else?
Suriname's president and former dictator loses badly at the polls, but it's not yet clear whether he'll accept the result.
One final set of blog highlights to tide you over the weekend.
Blog highlights return for your weekend reading enjoyment.
For your weekend reading, a selection of highlights from the blog's history – particularly helpful for those still in isolation.
As isolation continues in much of the world, here's another selection of past blog posts for your reading enjoyment.
Another curated selection of past blog posts to provide reading material for those in isolation.
Another selection of fifteen past blog posts to provide interesting reading in isolation.