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Duterte Mouths Off at Obama (Again) as Military Games Begin

Are American officials really unconcerned about the future of the alliance?

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Duterte Literally Gives EU the Finger

The Philippine President’s recurring outbursts complicate U.S. Asia strategy.

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Duterte Says Philippines Might Leave the UN

“Duterte Harry,” as he is known in the country, has promised to crack down on violence and end the drug epidemic.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

Regular readers know the answer: not very effective at all.

Horn of Africa

…and that may not be such a bad thing.

The Inauguration

As Donald Trump takes the oath, an essay on the historical forces that have shaped this moment by Walter Russell Mead.


Clearly a lot of frustration for the outgoing American President has been stored up in the Russian psyche.

the roots of populism

If the term “intellectual” only encompasses thinkers on the Left, then it is only natural that right-wing populists would turn it into a slur.

Rebuilding America

Paul Ryan will target $40 in private investment for every $1 his caucus approves in infrastructure spending.

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