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Paul D. Miller
Trump's Nationalism
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Worshipping at the Altar of the Nation

Behind Trump’s trade, immigration, and national security rhetoric lurks a greater danger: the conversion of liberal nationalism into an illiberal cult.

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Obama’s Failed Legacy in Afghanistan

How the President took a bad situation in Afghanistan and made it even worse.

Debating Democracy Promotion
What Realists Get Wrong About Niebuhr

Reinhold Niebuhr’s work is in vogue these days, but his champions fail to appreciate how his Christian faith informed his views of foreign affairs.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Crude Economics

The decision to extend production cuts was as predictable as it was desperate.

deep state

The Manchester leaks are the product of a dangerously arrogant and unaccountable intelligence community.

Better Late Than Never

More, please.

markets

The share of people who benefit from the stock market should be widening, not contracting.

Market Failure

The EU’s ailing Emissions Trading System is looking more useless than ever before.

Settled Science

Our worst-case climate scenarios are relying on outdated, incorrect coal data.

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