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40 ISIS and al Nusra Fighters Arrested—In Kosovo

A police round-up in Kosovo nets forty veteran jihadists, but there are thousands more out there.

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Australia's Immigration Policy Comes Under Fire from UN

The UN takes aim at Australia’s immigration policy. While it is certainly draconian, countries do have a sovereign right to control their borders.

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EU Citizenship for Sale, But Only for Some

Undercover British journalists expose a scheme that allows anyone with £150,000 to buy Bulgarian citizenship—and with it an open invitation to live and work anywhere in the EU. Borders are becoming more porous, but your wealth largely determines how much mobility you enjoy.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Déjà vu all over again.

Public Opinion

A new Gallup poll registers big increases in respect for police, including among Democrats and nonwhites.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Both Washington and Manila are doing damage control in the wake of Duterte’s latest comments, but the real test is yet to come.


Even the New York Times is beginning to acknowledge Obama’s sorry legacy in the Middle East.

beyond blue

Financial literacy has to become a basic element of the U.S. educational system.


The inability to pass the easiest of trade deals with Canada speaks to a deeper structural crisis at the heart of the continent.

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