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Coming Apart
Coming Apart
Elite Intermarriage on the Rise

The rise of educational homogamy is indicative of an ever-more siloed elite.

Coming Apart
New Evidence in the Marriage Debate

New Brookings data cast doubt on the preferred left-wing explanation for the decline of marriage among working-class whites.

Coming Apart
Elite Women Choosing Family Over Work

A new study points to a different, more important trend than it thinks it does.

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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.


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