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The Wages of Socialism
The Wages of Socialism
A Success Turns 50

If Lee Kuan Yew rather than Stalin or Mao had been the figure who caught the imaginations of post-colonial rulers across Asia, Africa, and Latin America, the world would be a better place today.

The Wages of Socialism
Health Care Hell in Venezuela

It’s socialism that wrecks countries and it has been wrecking them in mostly the same way for more than 100 years.

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Deal or No Deal

The answer isn’t straightforward, and it’s likely to be decided by our next president.

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.

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