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Putin's Russia
Putin's Russia
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Countdown to the Winter Universiade Games—Oh Boy!

Moscow wins a gold medal in dysfunction.

Putin's Russia
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What? Me Worry?

Is the Russian regime under Vladimir Putin becoming a “crazy state”?

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Betraying Magnitsky

When will the U.S. see the connection between Putin’s repression at home and aggression abroad?

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What's In a Deal?

Support for the Paris deal is coming from surprising places—Republican lawmakers, corporate America, and the fossil fuel industry.

meritocracy?

A new elite initiative to shield itself from accountability.

National Insecurity

The breaches of American security during the past eight years were even worse than we knew.

Europe's War on the Internet

Germany adopts, EU considers, new restrictions on internet speech. But is ideology or protectionism to blame?

One Man; One Vote

As party leader, Erdogan will further guarantee his personal control of the state.

Going Ballistic

North Korea is giving no respite to South Korea’s new pro-engagement president.

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