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Chavismo
Maduro Militarizes His Rule

He also ordered authorities to seize factories and jail their owners, blaming the bourgeoisie for the country’s economic paralysis.

Chavismo
Is Venezuela About to Default?

“It is hard to believe, but there are worse shortages in Venezuela than there are in Syria.”

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Political Economy

If America’s economic momentum persists, Trump may once again prove harder to stop than his opponents imagine.

Reforming China

Even a Chinese state think tank speaks the ugly truth.

Higher Ed Shake Up

Ten months of code camp beats four years of ‘business communications’.

Middle East Aflame

General Mattis wants an early chance to roll back Iranian gains in the region, and despite the risks, Yemen seems like a tempting place to start.

Development in Africa

Events in Ivory Coast remind us that rising expectations produce more revolutions than poverty.

Unenforceable

Shocker! Who could have imagined?

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