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Uighur Woes
Uighur Woes
China Hits Uighurs in Xinjiang

Persecution doesn’t happen to be good strategy.

Uighur Woes
China’s Uighur Catch-22

Turkey and China are in a diplomatic row over Beijing’s crackdown on its Muslim Uighur minority during Ramadan.

Uighur Woes
Uighur Muslims and China’s Expanding Authoritarianism

As Ramadan limits are once again pushed on the restive Uighur population of Xinjiang in western China, some of China’s Muslim neighbors aren’t happy.

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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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