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Social Engineering
Social Engineering
China Ends One-Child Policy

It may be that even if they are allowed to have multiple children, Chinese parents will still choose to only have one.

Social Engineering
China Goes After Selective Abortion

The wages of China’s one-child policy: Beijing is cracking down on the practice of sex-selection abortions to address the country’s skewed male-female ratio.

Social Engineering
Maybe China Can’t Reverse Its Child Limit

China is allowing some couples to apply to have a second child, but the Chinese may no longer be interested in that.

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Asia's Game of Thrones

As Duterte continues to slam the U.S. and look to China, Japan is caught in an awkward position.


By snubbing nuclear power, Berlin has consigned itself to decades of coal dependence.

The European Immigration Crisis

There is nothing so permanent as a temporary measure.

Miracles Can Happen

It’s probably not a model for the country (as some analysts would have it), but it shows that compromise is possible when all parties involved are committed to finding a practical solution.

Putin on a show?

Russia’s advantage in Syria is a matter of political will, not technical capability.

Higher Education Watch

Colleges make resident assistants “mandatory reporters” for potential Title IX violations.

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