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The Future of Africa
The Future of Africa
Biafra Protests Turn Deadly

Identity politics are flaring up in an big way in Africa’s most populous region.

The Future of Africa
Biafra May Be Staging a Comeback

More and more Igbo want out of Nigeria. Multi-ethnic federations are often not very well run.

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Asia's Game of Thrones

The Trump Administration is likely to comply.

demographic transformation

The millennial urban boom may be coming to a close. This could have major consequences for America’s politics and geography.

A Heavy Lift

No, probably not. But President Trump may have trouble lifting them in the first place.

Delivering on Promises

TPP, NAFTA, and a special deal with the UK: Trump’s first week will be a busy one.

WRM in the WSJ

Eliot Cohen’s new book presents a nuanced and compelling defense of hard power.

Infowar

Regular readers know the answer: not very effective at all.

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