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 2021-11-30 16:52 

Foreign Policy

Threatening Taiwan Gets China More Than Invading It Would...

The language of force has let Beijing limit and use the island....

 2021-11-30 16:12 

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Unionization Can End America's Supply Chain Crisis...

Allowing workers to organize would protect and empower undocumented immigrants critical to the U.S. economy....

 2021-11-30 11:49 

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Omicron's Travel Bans Rest on Shaky Logic...

A travel ban seems like common sense, but the science is less clear....

 2021-11-30 10:28 

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Russia Is Right on the Middle East...

Moscow has been supporting, not undermining, U.S. interests in the region....

 2021-11-30 10:04 

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The World Has No Answer for Migration...

The migrant crisis in Belarus is a window into the failure of today's global order to solve a growing problem....

 2021-11-29 22:58 

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Josephine Baker: First American to Enter France's Panthon...

The Black expatriate singer, dancer, resistance hero, and civil rights warrior exits stage left into history....

 2021-11-29 21:58 

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'No Decisions, No Changes': Pentagon Fails to Stick Asia Pivot...

The long-anticipated review was, for some, a "complete waste of time."...

 2021-11-29 21:27 

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Community Policing Is Not One Size Fits All...

Although the strategy has success stories in the United States, it has largely failed in the global south....

 2021-11-29 20:37 

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Washington Needs a Better Message in Africa Than 'Don't Trust China'...

A critical Chinese-African summit offers a chance for a U.S. policy rethink....

 2021-11-29 18:35 

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How Lahore Became the World's Most Polluted Place...

Unprecedented smog in the "city of gardens" comes from a confluence of familiar factors....

 2021-11-29 13:00 

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How to Make a Carbon Club Work...

The Canadian system is a promising—and politically palatable—prototype for other large emitters....

 2021-11-29 10:41 

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We Don't Know Much About Omicron...

Countries have been quick to curtail travel from southern Africa over fears of a new highly transmissible variant....

 2021-11-29 08:00 

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Uganda and Congo Are at War With the Islamic State...

Denying the links between the Allied Democratic Forces and militant Islamists will endanger civilians....

 2021-11-28 13:00 

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Farmers Have Become Martyrs in India...

A grim death toll accompanies long-running protests....

 2021-11-28 12:00 

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How New Zealand Recognizes the People There First...

The Maori term "tangata whenua" conveys a powerful relationship with the land....

 2021-11-28 11:00 

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Profiling Modi's India...

A recent book shows how threats to democracy were apparent from the prime minister's earliest beginnings....

 2021-11-27 11:00 

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The Doomed Voyage of Pepsi's Soviet Navy...

A three-decade dream of communist markets ended in the scrapyard....

 2021-11-27 11:00 

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Modi's Growing Crackdown on Bollywood...

India's film industry is under growing pressure to bend its knee to Hindu nationalists....

 2021-11-27 10:00 

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Ethiopia's Breakup Doesn't Have to Be Violent...

A confederation of states must choose whether to follow the bloody path of the former Yugoslavia or the prosperous model of the European Union....

 2021-11-26 14:00 

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Will Honduras's Election Lead to Mass Migration?...

Repressive rule, and the utter despair that follows, has already had a significant impact on people fleeing to the United States....

 2021-11-26 12:00 

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5 Games That Explain The World...

From the Islamic Revolution in Tehran to fuzzy animals playing counterinsurgents, these board and video games are inspired by foreign relations....

 2021-11-26 11:00 

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The Best Books We Read in 2021...

A roundup of some of our favorite reads this year....

 2021-11-26 11:00 

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FP's Holiday Movie, TV, and Podcast Recommendations...

Globe-trotting diversions from us to you....

 2021-11-26 08:00 

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How the Belarus Crisis Boosted Poland's Ruling Party...

By focusing on an external enemy, the Law and Justice Party is trying to transform its image in Brussels and beyond....

 2021-11-25 13:00 

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In Nigeria, Yam Prices Soar, and Culture Suffers...

Yams mean wealth, power, and the holidays—if you can afford them....

 2021-11-25 12:00 

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A Squabble About History Almost Killed Xi Jinping's Father...

Fights about the party's past are serious business in Beijing....

 2021-11-24 23:12 

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Peng Shuai and the CCP's Clumsy Propaganda Effort...

The cover-up adds to pressure for a U.S. boycott of the Olympics....

 2021-11-24 22:05 

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U.S. Envoy Warns Ethiopia Conflict Could Spiral Amid Military Escalation...

The State Department repeats calls for U.S. citizens to leave the country as soon as possible....

 2021-11-24 20:42 

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Honduras's Pivotal Election...

The country's opposition finally has a shot at ousting the party that has ruled since a 2009 coup—if voting isn't rigged....

 2021-11-24 19:55 

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Biden Aims to Quash Nord Stream 2 Sanctions in Defense Bill...

The move comes amid a European energy crunch and Russian troops massing on the border with Ukraine....

 2021-11-24 12:26 

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Are Germany's Capitalists Cool Now?...

The pro-business Free Democratic Party is about to wield power in Berlin, thanks to the country's youngest voters—but doesn't yet know what it wants....

 2021-11-24 11:57 

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Why Can't Africa Get More Vaccines?...

Blinken pledges "Africa is the future," but vaccine apartheid persists....

 2021-11-24 11:54 

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By Tapping Oil Reserves, U.S. Takes on OPEC...

The coordinated release with other major oil consumers comes as the U.S. president faces pressure to bring down gasoline prices....

 2021-11-24 10:58 

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Erdogan Has Never Been in This Much Trouble...

Surrounded by rivals amid a collapsing economy, the Turkish president is facing the longest odds of his life....

 2021-11-23 22:41 

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U.N. Libya Envoy Abruptly Resigns Ahead of Critical Elections...

Libya still reeling from proxy war between rival foreign powers....

 2021-11-23 21:45 

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What Russia Really Wants in the Balkans...

The Kremlin is destabilizing Bosnia and Herzegovina in pursuit of broader strategic goals....

 2021-11-23 21:05 

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Afghan Insurgents Are a Dead End...

Rebuilding U.S. standing requires an end to backing militants abroad....

 2021-11-23 19:42 

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Fear and Hand-Wringing in Halifax...

Almost a year into the Biden administration, U.S. allies are still grappling with shaken confidence and unease....

 2021-11-23 14:28 

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It's Fiscally Irresponsible Not to Spend More Money...

Reasonable-sounding objections to the Biden administration's spending bills are anything but....

 2021-11-23 11:03 

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Iran Readies for a Return to the Negotiating Table...

Monday's talks are the first under new Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, and expectations for a breakthrough are already low....

 2021-11-22 21:32 

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How China Became Jihadis' New Target...

International terrorist organizations long considered Beijing a secondary focus. That's changed....

 2021-11-22 21:11 

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Israel Is Enlisting King David to Sell the Abraham Accords...

The government wants to boost Arab tourism, and it's sending visitors to an archeological park in East Jerusalem with a particular twist....

 2021-11-22 20:29 

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The Poland-Belarus Border Crisis Is a Harbinger of the Future...

The crisis is a window into the pitfalls of prevailing migration politics....

 2021-11-22 20:00 

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Afghan Refugees Get Cold Welcome in Pakistan...

The Taliban takeover has pushed many Afghans over the border and into another kind of limbo....

 2021-11-22 19:40 

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The Life of Diplomats in North Korea...

Internal U.N. documents detail the burden foreign envoys face from sanctions and a stiflingly controlling government in Pyongyang....

 2021-11-22 18:34 

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Biden's Summit for Democracy Needs More Than Governments...

Bringing other voices in would empower the democratic cause....

 2021-11-22 11:49 

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Sudan's Hamdok Is Back in Power, but With How Much?...

Hamdok's decision has been criticized by pro-democracy groups as a capitulation to the country's coup leaders....

 2021-11-21 11:00 

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Does Power Corrupt?...

How parking tickets, bankers, and bees explain selfish behavior....

 2021-11-21 11:00 

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The Chinese Communist Party Still Thinks It Owns the Future...

Outsiders might see a peaking power, but China's leaders don't....

 2021-11-20 12:00 

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Lebanon Loses a Pillar of Independent Journalism...

The Daily Star's demise is the story of Lebanon, reduced from promising country to failed state....

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