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Thai crisis: not over yet
Thai crisis: not over yet
The Red Shirts Are Mobilizing

A snap election earlier this month has done nothing to calm the volatile situation in Thailand. The economy is tanking, pro- and anti-government forces are gearing up for a fight, and the beloved King’s health is failing. This was once one of Southeast Asia’s most stable and prosperous countries.

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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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