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A Fraying Union
A Fraying Union
Europe’s Economies on the Brink

Geopolitical instability in Eastern Europe has led to a sudden decline in the German manufacturing sector. But that’s not all; an impending conflict between Paris and Brussels threatens to hurt the German economy even more unless the French can get their deficit-ridden house in order.

A Fraying Union
Italian PM: Better French Inflation Now Than Le Pen Later

Ugly disagreements are rearing their heads again in the EU, as Italy backs France in busting through its balanced budget commitments.

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Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

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Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

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