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SWAT Troubles
SWAT Troubles
As Wars Wind Down, U.S. Police Inherit Military Equipment

Decommissioned military equipment is winding up in the hands of police departments across the country, and being used in troubling incidents of excessive police force. The militarization of U.S. police departments is a threat to our civil liberties.

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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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