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Turkey’s June Elections: The Last Chance to Save Democracy?

President Erdogan plans to rewrite the Constitution and concentrate yet more power in his hands.

by Maria Margaronis

The crusade to ban Russia policy critics
Posted May 19 2015 - 7:38pm
The land down under is in the midst of a desperate battle that pits green energy advocates against the prime minister and his dirty-energy allies.
Posted Apr 23 2015 - 11:34am
In this increasingly confined land, art is a vital escape—if you can get the instruments past the checkpoint.
Posted Apr 30 2015 - 11:12am


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Nations like Haiti don’t “fail” because of their people, 
but because they’ve been relentlessly exploited by 
the more “developed” world.

The refugee crisis is growing as civilians flee a war that is drawing ethnic and religious borders in blood.

American soldier and flag

The first step is to accept the fact that American power is limited and global rule is an impossible fantasy.

A new cybersecurity elite moves between government and private practice, taking state secrets with them.