Japanese Prime Minister Abe is staking political capital on an accord with Putin, who isn’t particularly interested.
As a minority, and a minority that historically has often been unpopular, Jews have a structural interest in the protection of minority rights.
Economic growth is predictably sluggish for petrostates.
Pew data point to one of the core ironies of liberal politics today.
The Palestinians want international sympathy. But rioting over metal detectors after a terrorist attack seems more likely to draw international contempt.
A Schlumberger surge is a good sign for the health of the U.S. shale industry.
Could it be that the President is less worried about the probe of his Russia dealings than about a general investigation with no set limits?