Nightcap

  1. Olive Oatman Ann Turner, 3 Quarks Daily
  2. Don’t let the rise of Europe steal world history Peter Frankopan, Aeon
  3. Africa’s forgotten empires David Olusoga, New Statesman
  4. Colonialism: Myths and Realities Brandon Christensen, NOL

Nightcap

  1. Chinese and Soviets backed South African liberation movements…and apartheid ones, too Martin Plaut, QZ
  2. The dilemmas of competing with Xi Jinping’s China Peter Mattis, War on the Rocks
  3. Frankopan’s New Silk Road: A review Francis Sempa, Asian Review of Books
  4. How the sneaker conquered the world Luke Leitch, 1843

Nightcap

  1. Israelis versus Jews Jonathan Bronitsky, Claremont Review of Books
  2. Silk, Slaves, and Stupas Peter Gordon, Asian Review of Books
  3. Erdoğan’s Flights of Fancy Kaya Genç, NY Review of Books
  4. Why Free Markets are Better than Globalism David Gordon, the Austrian