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Gallup: American Support for Palestinian State Dwindles

Americans are far less supportive of a Palestinian state than they were ten years ago.

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A Truth So Glaring Even Vox Can See It

Did the Black Lives Matter movement tip the election to Trump?

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Don’t Write Off the American Left

The number of Americans who self-identify as “liberal” reached its highest level in 2016.

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Is Black Lives Matter Backfiring?

A new Gallup poll registers big increases in respect for police, including among Democrats and nonwhites.

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American Support for Israel Getting More Partisan

While overall support for Israel has grown over the past several decades, the distribution of that support has changed.

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Putin Slips in the Polls

The Russian president is still popular, but not as much as he was before falling oil prices and Western sanctions put the squeeze on people’s budgets.

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Middle East Aflame

General Mattis wants an early chance to roll back Iranian gains in the region, and despite the risks, Yemen seems like a tempting place to start.

Development in Africa

Events in Ivory Coast remind us that rising expectations produce more revolutions than poverty.


Shocker! Who could have imagined?

Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

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