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How the World Let the Ebola Epidemic Spiral Out of Control

A swift international response could have contained the outbreak.

by The Editors

Though the territory’s street protests have largely died down, the pro-democracy movement proved it was in for the long haul.
Posted Oct 8 2014 - 2:17pm
The president knows US policy has been a failure. Here’s how he can make a breakthrough, in the little time he has left.
Posted Sep 30 2014 - 5:48pm
Recent militant action in Canada is leading a global movement to protect frontier resources.
Posted Sep 10 2014 - 2:00pm


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