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No More Mr. Fat Guy
No More Mr. Fat Guy
Big Health Care Win: Childhood Obesity Declines Drastically

The childhood obesity rate has dropped 43 percent in the last decade. This piece of good news reminds us that cultural and behavioral changes are key for reducing pressure on the health care system.

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Asia's Game of Thrones

Both Washington and Manila are doing damage control in the wake of Duterte’s latest comments, but the real test is yet to come.


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.”

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