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Iranian Human Rights
Iranian Human Rights
Remembering the American Prisoners in Iran

As of today, WaPo reporter Jason Rezaian has been imprisoned in Iran on manufactured charges for a full year—and he’s not the only America languishing behind Iranian bars.

Iranian Human Rights
The Iranian "Moderates" Execute Hundreds and Approve Child Brides

A UN investigator has released a series of reports detailing the atrocious state of human rights in Iran. The U.S. should keep this in mind when working toward a nuclear deal with the “moderate” Rouhani.

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Crude Economics

If the Saudis don’t bite the bullet next month, the cartel’s relevance will fade significantly.

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.

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