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Saudi Arabia vs. Iran
Saudi Arabia vs. Iran
Scared Saudis Are World’s #1 Arms Importer

Rich, scared, and unhappy about the nuke negotiations is not a good combination.

Saudi Arabia vs. Iran
The Kingdom Strikes Back

Saudi Arabia is reportedly backing opponents of the Iranian-supported Houthis in Yemen.

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Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Déjà vu all over again.

Public Opinion

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

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.

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