1. Bulgaria’s adolescent fertility rate higher than Burundi’s -and other surprises.

2. Russian Antimaidan propaganda. (Note: always block cookies for the Economist).

3. A good first step to improving America’s presidential debates.

4. Donald J. Trump: textbook moderate. (Note: always block cookies for the Washington Post).

5. Republicans worried more than Democrats about mass shootings.

6. Biggest gap on views of the Fed is among high-income partisans.

7. Donald J. Trump: the candidate with the sanest GOP foreign policy.

8. Social media companies collaborate with Germany to crack down on political dissidents.