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What’s Next for the GOP?

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

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Francis Fukuyama: ISIS Will Not Establish Viable State

TAI’s chairman says neither Russia nor ISIS have established forms of social organization that can compete with liberal democracy in the long run.

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At Harvard, Feelings Trump Knowledge

Harvard’s decision to dump the title “master” for faculty heads of residential colleges rests on ignorant folk etymology.

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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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