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Tech and the State
Tech and the State
Millennials Are Fans of the NSA

The NSA is more popular with Americans under 30 than with those over 65. That’s an inconvenient fact for civil libertarian reformers.

Tech and the State
The Consequences of the NSA Failure

President Obama is trying to tamp down outrage over the NSA by privatizing control over internet addresses. Whether or not this works, being forced into this step by a massive scandal is a sign of failure.

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Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

Philippine officials sought to clarify Duterte’s comments on separating from the U.S., but the situation is still murky.

Reefer Madness

Is it Gary Johnson’s world? Not necessarily.


Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin thinks Moscow can add 4 million barrels per day in the coming years.

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