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sex and society
sex and society
‘Yes Means Yes’ Falters

A group of judges and legal scholars resoundingly repudiated the illiberal Yes Means Yes standard for sexual consent.

sex and society
The Return of the Porn Wars

Since the 1990s, thanks to the Internet and social liberalism, the anti-porn forces have mostly been sidelined. Or have they?

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Asia's Game of Thrones

The Trump Administration is likely to comply.

demographic transformation

The millennial urban boom may be coming to a close. This could have major consequences for America’s politics and geography.

A Heavy Lift

No, probably not. But President Trump may have trouble lifting them in the first place.

Delivering on Promises

TPP, NAFTA, and a special deal with the UK: Trump’s first week will be a busy one.

WRM in the WSJ

Eliot Cohen’s new book presents a nuanced and compelling defense of hard power.


Regular readers know the answer: not very effective at all.

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