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Petrostate Problems
Petrostate Problems
U.S.-Iran Deal Could Sink Russia

If huge amounts of Iranian oil are suddenly allowed to pour into an already flooded global market, Russia could lose big.

Petrostate Problems
OPEC Can't Keep Up

OPEC oil production fell to a 28-month low last month, the result of supply disruptions in many of its member states. But North America’s emerging role as a major oil supplier is softening the impact of OPEC’s struggles.

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Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

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Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

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