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Asia's Game of Thrones

As Pakistan’s trade gap with China widens, Beijing has been quietly bailing them out.

Education Transformation
All in the Timing

Another symbolic gesture to Trump?

machine politics

Even though Hillary Clinton lost two elections, the Clinton machine is still very much in place.

After the MOAB

Secretary Mattis arrives in Kabul on a surprise visit after the deadliest attack on the Afghan military since the start of the war.

Asia's Game of Thrones

It won’t transform the balance of power overnight, but it may spook the neighbors.

EU's Future
Blue Boondoggles
Power Shift

For the first time in more than 130 years, the UK is going a day without burning coal for power.


It’s vital that we make sure that the great wealth-creating machine is ready for the millennial generation.

Friends and Allies

After years of delay, Turkey announces its close to buying advanced air missile defenses from the Russians.

Gloomy and Cheerful Evangelicals
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Religion in America
The Evangelical ritual of judgment, repentance, and forgiveness dominates the American moral imagination.
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How Democracies Die
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