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A Conversation with Mikhail Khodorkovsky
Justice for Journalists and Russian Revanchism

A top Putin foe dishes on threats to press freedom from Moscow, the Kremlin’s long arm in Africa, and what Russia makes of Donald Trump.

To Err Is Human
To Predict, Not So Divine

Our predictions about politics and world affairs rarely seem to work out—but there are good reasons to keep trying.

A Message from the Editor-in-Chief
American Interests—Then and Now

A word about the January/February 2019 print issue—and a pledge to our readers.

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Connecting the Dots
In Ukraine It’s Not Merely About Ukraine—Which Is Why the West Must Respond

Russia’s actions in Ukraine fit into a larger pattern of aggression. The West needs to push back.

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Around the World with Bernard-Henri Lévy

BHL discusses the changing global order and the state of the West in the age of Trump.

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A View from Germany
A Taste of Kölsch

In Cologne and environs, liberal Germany finds itself (con)tested.­­

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A Hope for Human Rights
True Grit in Baku

Azerbaijan’s Khadija Ismayilova exemplifies courage, and reminds why human rights and rule of law are worth fighting for.

Continental Drift
The Trump Effect in Europe

Interviews with dozens of European opinion leaders reveal how the President is shredding American credibility and alienating allies in Europe.

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Killing in Kabul
Voices from Afghanistan

In the midst of tragedy, it’s worth recalling how journalists in Afghanistan risk their lives daily for decency, tolerance, and peace.

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A View from Germany
The Dresden Diaries

Populist impressions from the heart of old-new Europe.

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