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Nation Contributing Editor Christian Parenti talks about Obama’s lack of planning when it comes to Af-Pak.
Germany has problems--but on healthcare and gun control, it's way ahead of the States.
US war-fighting numbers to knock your socks off.
Is the prime minister of the Palestinian Authority a "radical bean counter" or savior of the two-state solution?
It is Chile's democratic, socialist roots, not the free-marketers who prevailed after Pinochet's coup, that are to thank for the strict building codes that have protected citizens from the earthquake.
The Obama administration's diplomatic engagement with Damascus should not come at the expense of democracy and human rights activists.
The continued portrayal of Haiti as the basket case of the hemisphere without accurate contextualization further wounds the Haitian people and misleads the American public.
Still relevant, fifty years later: William Appleman Williams's Tragedy of American Diplomacy.
Connecting the dots between North Korea and the United States.
Graduates of the Bush years, initiates of the Obama era, here's a commencement address that's suitably obscure and yet somehow ringing.
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