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European defense
European defense
Polish President: NATO Treats Us Like a Buffer State

Poland’s new president, Andrzej Duda, is decrying the map of NATO bases, which suggest that the alliance sees an eastern front falling along Cold War-era lines.

European defense
Germany Remembers It Has a Military

Berlin will be spending more than six billion euros to get its fleet of helicopters and planes, plus other military hardware, ready for combat. That’s a step in the right direction.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

An expert working on the project cautions the MTA may miss its next deadline.

Higher Ed Shake Up

New low-cost programs are carving out a critical space in the U.S. higher education system.


Hint: it isn’t pretty.

Blue Model Blues

Kicking the can down the road is turning into a hobby for PA lawmakers.

Xi who must be obeyed

The Chinese President’s new status as “core” leader will strengthen his hand, but rifts remain within the Party.

Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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