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CAMBODIA'S TROUBLING TILT TOWARD CHINA

Cambodia's Chinese turn should serve as a warning to Washington of what China's growing economic presence, especially in authoritarian...

THE SECURITY RISKS OF A TRADE WAR WITH CHINA

For all the Trump administration's frustrations with managing interdependence with China, the security consequences of decoupling could...

 
 
 

HOW DEMOCRACIES CAN FIGHT AUTHORITARIAN SHARP POWER

Policymakers within democracies need to grapple with the challenge of repelling outside influence while upholding essential democratic...

CAN MEXICO BE SAVED?

Andrés Manuel López Obrador's promise to shake up the status quo propelled him to success in Mexico's presidential election. But whether...

 
 
 

BATTLEFIELD INTERNET

The U.S government needs to play a more assertive role in protecting the public from digital threats, just as it protects it from conventional...

WHY PUTIN'S APPROVAL RATINGS ARE DECLINING SHARPLY

In the last few months, rising public frustrations over domestic policy and a government proposal to weaken the social safety net have...

 
 
 

HOW WE GOT THE IRAN DEAL

The 2015 Iran nuclear deal stands as a model for combining the threat of sanctions and continued isolation with the hard work of negotiating,...

BLOOD LETTERS: THE UNTOLD STORY OF LIN ZHAO, A MARTYR IN MAO'S CHINA

Lin Zhao was executed in 1968 in Shanghai's Tilanqiao Prison for her opposition to Chairman Mao Zedong, and she became famous in the...

 
 
 

ARE U.S. AND CHINESE NATIONAL INTERESTS INCOMPATIBLE?

A group of experts weighs in on whether U.S. and Chinese national interests are fundamentally incompatible.

A BIG CHOICE FOR BIG TECH

Don't break up digital giants that monopolize online markets; force them to share their data with their competitors instead.

 
 
 

GOOD FENCES MAKE GOOD POLITICS

The rise of right-wing populism in the West is primarily a story of culture and identity, in particular the fear among white voters...

THE VORY: RUSSIA'S SUPER MAFIA

Gangsters turn up in every society, but the shape they take and the ways in which they operate depend to a great extent on the culture...

 
 
 

THE FORGOTTEN HISTORY OF THE FINANCIAL CRISIS

The true story of 2008 forces a question about the future of financial globalization: How will a multipolar world that has moved beyond...

CHINA'S FUTURE IS SOUTH KOREA'S PRESENT

To predict China's path, observers should look to the example of South Korea under Park Chung-hee. Ultimately, sustaining economic...

 
 
 

WHEN CHINA RULES THE WEB

China is set to remake cyberspace in its own image. That will make the Internet less open and allow Beijing to reap vast economic,...

CAN MEXICO BE SAVED?

Andrés Manuel López Obrador's promise to shake up the status quo propelled him to success in Mexico's presidential election. But whether...

 
 
 

AGAINST IDENTITY POLITICS

Democratic societies are fracturing into segments based on ever-narrower identities, threatening the possibility of deliberation and...

REGULATE TO LIBERATE

In an world increasingly driven by the ability of private companies and governments to collect vast amounts of personal data online,...

 
 
 

WORLD WAR WEB

History is filled with supposed lost utopias, and there is no greater cliché than to see one's own era as a lamentable decline from...

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DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

DC judge: For now, no need to accept new DACA applications

A federal judge made a ruling Friday about the DACA program regarding renewals and new applications. Read more ...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football...

People clear stadium stands as shots reported, helicopter lands at football field in Florida

Spectators cleared away from a school's football stadium Friday in Palm Beach County, Florida, as people reported hearing shots fired. Read more ...

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

HUD hits Facebook with housing discrimination complaint

The federal government is accusing Facebook of allowing landlords and home sellers to use targeted ads to discriminate against people. The company says there is no place for... Read more ...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night...

ESPN president: National anthem won't be broadcast for ‘Monday Night Football' games

ESPN president Jimmy Pitaro said the network won't broadcast the national anthem before “Monday Night Football” games. Read more ...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,'...

Professor being sued by former student says their emails were 'gay-coded,' not sex harassment

The professor says she uses the same type of flowery language in her emails with many others. Read more ...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go...

Police: Surveillance video shows men steal from vehicles at tourist spot, go on shopping spree at Sam's Club

In one instance, the men took a bag with $1,100 from a vehicle. Read more ...

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Girl steals car and leads police on chase, endangering nearby kids

Witnesses said the girl endangered many children in the area as she drove in circles at high speeds. Read more ...

'85 seconds of evil': Man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting...

'85 seconds of evil': Man gets life in prison for Florida airport shooting that killed 5, wounded 6

Esteban Santiago, 28, will spend the rest of his life in prison for the January 2017 Florida airport shooting that left five people dead and six wounded. Read more ...

Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

Trump cancels military parade over price tag, says 'maybe next year'

The parade was scheduled for Nov. 10, the day before the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War I. Read more ...

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