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Rahael Borchers
Getting Past Pinochet

This weekend’s elections in Chile will likely usher in an overwhelming victory for Socialist former president Michelle Bachelet, perhaps precluding a run-off election in December before she replaces the outgoing right-wing billionaire Sebastián Piñera. Running on a platform of tax and education reform and a new constitution, Bachelet has tapped into the frustrations of millions […]

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Asia's Game of Thrones

As Duterte continues to slam the U.S. and look to China, Japan is caught in an awkward position.


By snubbing nuclear power, Berlin has consigned itself to decades of coal dependence.

The European Immigration Crisis

There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.

Miracles Can Happen

It’s probably not a model for the country (as some analysts would have it), but it shows that compromise is possible when all parties involved are committed to finding a practical solution.

Putin on a show?

Russia’s advantage in Syria is a matter of political will, not technical capability.

Higher Education Watch

Colleges make resident assistants “mandatory reporters” for potential Title IX violations.

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