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Me and Adolf

“Hitler massacred 3 million Jews. Now, there is 3 million drug addicts [in the Philippines]… I’d be happy to slaughter them.”

Pipeline Politics
Blue Civil War

The weight of decades of unfunded pension promises made to Chicago’s teachers’ unions is coming crashing down on the city’s public schools.

Crude Economics

If OPEC cuts output this November—a big if—American frackers will be cheering the loudest.

Hegemonic Hospitals

The Affordable Care Act has played a substantial role in encouraging this trend.

War In Kashmir

Is this a pressure valve letting off steam in the long-festering standoff, or a fateful step up the escalation ladder?

Asia's Game of Thrones

It’s not going to be easy for Duterte to make the Philippines into the Switzerland of the South China Sea.

Higher Education Watch

Not the Onion.

Let's Talk Again

If at first you don’t succeed…

Above Freezing

OPEC comes out of meeting talking a good game about cutting production this November. More hot air from desperate petrostates?

Important Infrastructure
Russian Perfidy at the UN
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The Obama Administration and its Western allies are angry at Russia’s two-faced dealings on Syria, but they still may not learn their lesson.
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Shimon Peres (1923-2016)
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Syrian Civil War
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UN and Israel
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MENA Migration Crisis
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Iraq and Ruin
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The Sinews of Peace
by Eliot A. Cohen
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The AI Podcast
With Richard Aldous
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