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In the 19th century, liberals championed ideas that were weaponised in the political arena, and forced radical changes #OpenFuture https://econ.st/2EAQZLe
In the 19th century, liberals championed ideas that were weaponised in the political arena, and forced radical changes #OpenFuture

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Technology may be fraying our nerves but can it also soothe them? Our anxious columnist tries out a new device that, it says, will leave him relaxed. From 1843 https://econ.st/2D0MNmq
Technology may be fraying our nerves but can it also soothe them? Our anxious columnist tries out a new device that, it says, will leave him relaxed. From 1843

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Rates of immunity are particularly low for those born in the late 1990s, when a now-discredited study linked immunisation to autism https://econ.st/2CUgKon
Rates of immunity are particularly low for those born in the late 1990s, when a now-discredited study linked immunisation to autism

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"Character skills" such as perseverance, sociability and curiosity, will be increasingly important in a world of greater automation https://econ.st/2yGXy92
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Budapest is benefiting from Bollywood; as tourists flock to the site of scenes from romance film "When Harry Met Sejal" https://econ.st/2CSYZpq
Budapest is benefiting from Bollywood; as tourists flock to the site of scenes from romance film
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The designers behind Romance Was Born, an Australian label, make clothes that look like nothing else in contemporary fashion. From 1843 https://econ.st/2EGeLpk
The designers behind Romance Was Born, an Australian label, make clothes that look like nothing else in contemporary fashion. From 1843

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Al Rayan, Britain's biggest sharia-compliant retail bank, says one in three of its customers is non-Muslim https://econ.st/2CRjWRu
Al Rayan, Britain's biggest sharia-compliant retail bank, says one in three of its customers is non-Muslim

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Firms have little to lose from signalling disgust over the presumed killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist, in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul https://econ.st/2CSZRKI
Firms have little to lose from signalling disgust over the presumed killing of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist, in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul

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Volatility is a big obstacle to cryptocurrencies becoming more widely used. Stablecoin attempts to defy that https://econ.st/2CSkB5p
Volatility is a big obstacle to cryptocurrencies becoming more widely used. Stablecoin attempts to defy that

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Sonos is fighting it out with Amazon and Google in the wireless speaker market https://econ.st/2yN1R2A
Sonos is fighting it out with Amazon and Google in the wireless speaker market

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Homo sapiens and Neanderthals interbred a lot back in the day. It has a cost https://econ.st/2D0EUh0
Homo sapiens and Neanderthals interbred a lot back in the day. It has a cost

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Hotels are still a long way behind airlines, theatres and the like when it comes to mobile check-in https://econ.st/2CXPd5k
Hotels are still a long way behind airlines, theatres and the like when it comes to mobile check-in

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A surprisingly gripping sub-plot is the history of political-campaign tactics. In the 1930s, a Californian husband-and-wife team, Clem Whiteaker and Leone Baxter, "turned politics into a business", with slashing, soundbite-driven ploys that remain in use https://econ.st/2yNdM0i
A surprisingly gripping sub-plot is the history of political-campaign tactics. In the 1930s, a Californian husband-and-wife team, Clem Whiteaker and Leone Baxter,
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In the 19th century, railway companies realised they could force passengers to pay more by making third-class carriages so uncomfortable that people would stump up for second class. The Economist’s 1843 magazine delves into the murky world of product sabotage https://econ.st/2EAeaVZ
In the 19th century, railway companies realised they could force passengers to pay more by making third-class carriages so uncomfortable that people would stump up for second class. The Economist’s 1843 magazine delves into the murky world of product sabotage

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CYBG's takeover of Virgin Money has established the lender as a leader among the challengers to Britain's giant banks https://econ.st/2CUQwSD
CYBG's takeover of Virgin Money has established the lender as a leader among the challengers to Britain's giant banks

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Delegating monetary policy to independent institutions is meant to keep a lid on inflation. But inflation is already low https://econ.st/2yX1EtZ
Delegating monetary policy to independent institutions is meant to keep a lid on inflation. But inflation is already low

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The Moscow Patriarchate has announced that its believers will face punishment for praying in churches belonging to Constantinople https://econ.st/2EzIjVq
The Moscow Patriarchate has announced that its believers will face punishment for praying in churches belonging to Constantinople

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Pedro Sánchez's budget proposes additional spending of €5.1bn, mainly on pensions, student grants, housing and social care https://econ.st/2EBQGzP
Pedro Sánchez's budget proposes additional spending of €5.1bn, mainly on pensions, student grants, housing and social care

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European societies need big-tent parties, or something like them https://econ.st/2CWpH0h
European societies need big-tent parties, or something like them

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Luxembourg has voted to deny 48% of the country the right to vote https://econ.st/2CWjOAr
Luxembourg has voted to deny 48% of the country the right to vote

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