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The Great Loon's Legacy
The Great Loon's Legacy
Libya Elects, then Deposes, New Prime Minister

Libya elected a new Prime Minister yesterday, but within hours, the vote was declared illegal. That brings the total to a half-dozen PMs in the past three years.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

Even the New York Times is beginning to acknowledge Obama’s sorry legacy in the Middle East.

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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.

After the Elections

Fair enough. But some of the Realpolitik Russia won’t like.

Shale Is Hale

Welcome to the era of the “monster frack.”


And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

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