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Cleaning Up Atlantis

How to put a kleptocracy on the road to transparency.

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Neither Red Nor Blue, But Something New

Even the New York Times has started to recognize that red states do something right, albeit very reluctantly. Change may be coming.

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Driver’s Licenses in the 21st Century

Iowa is developing a driver’s license app. Smart governance is within reach, and becoming more so all the time.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

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.

After the Elections

Fair enough. But some of the Realpolitik Russia won’t like.

Shale Is Hale

Welcome to the era of the “monster frack.”


And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

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