The University of California will raise tuition by 28 percent over the next five years in order to save a mismanaged pension fund. The extra debt students will have to take on to fix their elders’ mistakes could set these students back by many years.
Jordan is threatening to rescind a $15 billion deal to import gas from Israel. That would undermine Israel’s long term energy strategy.
Chinese military technology is coming along so fast that within ten years it will allow Beijing to place a nuke in all 50 U.S. states.
Lawyers are pushing back against university sexual assault proceedings that deny legal protection to the accused. These policies need correcting, but the real underlying problem remains.
This evening, Walter Russell Mead will be speaking at a free public event hosted by Bard’s Globalization and International Affair program in New York. Please join us!
The U.S. seems to be doing a capable job in keeping track of the numbers of and details about American jihadists in the Middle East.