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The New Europe
The New Europe
Populist Anti-Semitism Keeps Popping Up

AfD members quit in Holocaust-denial fight in Germany.

The New Europe
Confident Germany Takes Swipe at Western Allies

Germany has started the year off with a bang. German exports and manufacturing are booming, and two ministers in Angela Merkel’s new cabinet took public pot shots at key Western allies. Germany has emerged as the top power in Europe, and they want to make sure everyone knows it.

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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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