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James Poulos
Powder Keg in East Asia

President Obama’s high-profile release of America’s big new strategic defense review has made it official: The brave new world of the War on Terror is a thing of the past, and the bad old world of global great-power politics is back. A new Great Game is afoot. In response to China’s debut of its first […]

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Low-Hanging Fruit

We need more diesel technicians, welders, and pipe fitters.

Crude Economics

If the Saudis don’t bite the bullet next month, the cartel’s relevance will fade significantly.

Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

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