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Andrew Foxall
Revisionism
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In Putin’s Russia, History Is Subversive

Putin is re-writing the past to justify authoritarianism in the present.

Defending the Indefensible
The Kremlin’s Western Lawyers

Russia is increasingly turning to armies of legal professionals to press its interests and bully its detractors in the West.

Putin's Plans
To See Syria’s Future, Look at Chechnya

Putin has tried turning a civil war into a counter-terrorism operation before. It’s unlikely to work out so well for him this time.

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Political Economy

If America’s economic momentum persists, Trump may once again prove harder to stop than his opponents imagine.

Reforming China

Even a Chinese state think tank speaks the ugly truth.

Higher Ed Shake Up

Ten months of code camp beats four years of ‘business communications’.

Middle East Aflame

General Mattis wants an early chance to roll back Iranian gains in the region, and despite the risks, Yemen seems like a tempting place to start.

Development in Africa

Events in Ivory Coast remind us that rising expectations produce more revolutions than poverty.

Unenforceable

Shocker! Who could have imagined?

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