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The Democrats can make a persuasive case that Bush is outside the mainstream.

In the weeks leading up to the Iraq war, neoconservatives in and around the Bush Administration counseled the President against seeking a second United Nations Security Council resolution, arguin

For those who know Haitian history, this has been a time of eerie, unhappy déjà vu.

Iran's elections, scheduled for February 20, have provoked the gravest political crisis in that country in twenty years.

Most Americans take their system of government for granted, as if Moses himself had delivered the Constitution engraved on marble tablets.

The call by George W. Bush for major reform of our failed immigration policy was undoubtedly made with election-year eyes fixed on the growing Latino vote.

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The crisis in Syria veers toward regionwide sectarian explosion.

September 6, 2012

Though hardly a blip in campaign news, the 2,000th American troop has been killed—many by our own allies, the Afghan security forces—and inattention still abounds. 

August 23, 2012

Netanyahu isn’t going to bomb Iran. But his crazy threats may pay off.

August 22, 2012

 If the Muslim Brotherhood is Egypt’s “center,” watch out.

August 17, 2012

Every week, Nation interns try to look beyond the echo chamber and choose one good article in their area of interest that they feel should receive more attention.

August 16, 2012

Rep. Ryan talks a good game about cutting spending and protecting freedom. But he wants to increase military spending and expand government surveillance. 

August 16, 2012

A glimpse into Zabadani, a Syrian town under seige. 

August 14, 2012

Who died and made America boss?

August 14, 2012

When you’re a superpower, you can do anything you want to, it seems.

August 13, 2012

Every week, Nation interns try to look beyond the echo chamber and choose one good article in their area of interest that they feel should receive more attention.

August 9, 2012