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Olaf Scholz Germany new leader

Germany’s new leader has some daring plans

Under Scholz, Germany is set to legalise cannabis, abolish mass holding centres for refugees and dip its toe in the culture wars with its stance on gender. With Covid and inflation surging, his leadership skills will be tested from day one.

A Matriculation ceremony in an Oxford University College (vis/Wikicommons)

Meritocracy is overrated

A debate at the Oxford Union results in clashing heads over the whether meritocracy remains progressive or divisive.