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Modi's India
Modi's India
Hindu Nationalism on the Rise in India

Modi has always had two sides: the reformer and the rightwing nationalist. But under his rule, it’s nationalism, more than serious reform, that’s largely had the day.

Modi's India
Another Asian Giant With Inflated GDP Stats?

India’s official growth numbers may be overstated, just like China’s.

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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.

Violence in Myanmar

Many of Myanmar’s long-suffering Rohingyas are now turning to internationally funded Islamist insurgents to resist the government.

The Shale Rebound

Texas’s Permian Basin has been called “the crown jewel of the world’s oil and gas industry.”

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