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Ten WRM Recommendations for Understanding History

Check out these ten recommedations from WRM for understanding Anglo-American history and politics.

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Around the Web in Five Clicks

Your weekly surf around the web, curated by TAI staff.

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Around the Web in Six Clicks

Your weekly surf around the web, curated by TAI staff.

What We're Reading
Around the Web in 6 Clicks

Happy Saturday AI staff! Here’s what we’ve been reading this week:

1. Pillbilly wampum

2. Quick-refreshing underwear.

3. The rumors of Al Qaeda’s death are greatly exaggerated.

4. Then the burnings started.

5. “I don’t know what perversity impelled me to raise my hand.”

6. A solar quirk.

As always, use the comments to share your own links!

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Dependence, Deception, Defiance and Delusion

AI contributor Saim Saeed has been reading Husain Haqqani’s Magnificent Delusions, a scathing account of sixty years of US-Pakistan relations. It’s a good and worthy analysis of a complex history, but it ultimately excuses American policymakers too easily for some of their mistakes.

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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.

Higher Education Watch

Colleges make resident assistants “mandatory reporters” for potential Title IX violations.

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