The Great Debate

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Japan’s outbound M&A wave will sweep up minnows

December 29, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

Russia can only use the United States as an excuse for so long

December 29, 2015
Russian Matryoshka dolls decorated with images of U.S. President Barack Obama (R), his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev (C) and Russia's Prime Minister Vladimir Putin are seen on display at a market in Moscow July 3, 2009.  REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

This 2009 photo shows Russian matryoshka dolls decorated with images of President Barack Obama (R), then-Russian President Dmitry Medvedev (C) and Russia’s then-Prime Minister Vladimir Putin. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

The surprising emotion driving Ted Cruz

December 29, 2015
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks against pending immigration legislation during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, June 20, 2013. An army of new federal agents and high-tech surveillance devices would be dispatched to the U.S.-Mexican border under a deal reached on Thursday that is aimed at winning increased Republican support for an immigration bill in the U.S. Senate. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SOCIETY IMMIGRATION HEADSHOT) - RTX10V9G

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks against pending immigration legislation during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, June 20, 2013. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

from Breakingviews:

Clinton White House run clouded by home economics

December 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

What the heck happened to Leia in ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’?

December 28, 2015
Carrie Fisher poses for cameras as she arrives at the European Premiere of Star Wars, The Force Awakens in Leicester Square, London, December 16, 2015.     REUTERS/Paul Hackett  - RTX1Z05O

Carrie Fisher poses for cameras as she arrives at the European Premiere of Star Wars, The Force Awakens in Leicester Square, London, December 16, 2015. REUTERS/Paul Hackett – RTX1Z05O

from Breakingviews:

London’s bankers should retrain as builders

December 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Balance sheets will get more unbalanced in 2016

December 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

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Cheap batteries will give utilities electric shock

December 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

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Host Brazil may challenge for 2016 Olympics glory

December 24, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

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Britain’s exit from Europe: 28 days later

December 24, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.