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Putin's World
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Russia’s Shadowboxing with NATO

Putin rings in the New Year with a blustery new National Security Strategy.

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In It To Win It

The West’s inability to comprehend how Vladimir Putin sees the world means it has trouble thinking constructively about how to deal with him.

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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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