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Blue Bust abroad
Blue Bust abroad
UK Pensions Under Strain

Defined-benefit pension plans are an artifact of the blue social model.

Blue Bust abroad
French Socialists Aren’t Feeling the Bern

The decline of the blue social model has forced many European countries to abandon some of the more statist features of their economic agendas.

Blue Bust abroad
Europe’s Pension Reckoning Approaches

The global decline of the blue model stands to inflict even more pain on Europe than on the United States.

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Risky Business

The Long March toward a Chinese meltdown continues.

Make NATO Great Again

Is this the Trump effect?

Terror in the Philippines

The Philippine president cut short his Russia trip to deal with a terrorist outbreak at home.

The Nork's Nukes

As North Korea’s missile progress proceeds apace, the U.S. is coming ever closer to a binary choice: war with North Korea or acceptance of its deterrent.

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A state-run insurance system would cost more than California spends on all other public services—education, police, pensions, and more—combined.

Energy Innovation

How close are renewables to a shale-like boom?

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