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BETTER LIFE LAB
The Old Boys Club and the Failure of Peacekeeping

Not only should women be at the negotiating table, they need to be part of the conversation.


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What John Roberts Doesn’t Get About Corruption

Quite a lot, it turns out.


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A Hachette Job

We could’ve seen this coming. Amazon, embroiled in protracted negotiations over new contract terms with the book publisher Hachette, is usin


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Return of the Drones?

The hiatus was the longest pause in the controversial CIA program since 2006, and the drones' sudden return begs the questions: Why now? And


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Bush's toxic legacy in Iraq

From where did ISIS spring? One of George W. Bush's most toxic legacies is the introduction of al Qaeda into Iraq, which is the ISIS mother


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How America became uncompetitive and unequal

Since the early 1980s, executives and financiers have consolidated control over dozens of industries across the U.S. economy. From cable com


BETTER LIFE LAB
A Father's Day Wish

This Father's Day, I'm thinking about the many ways that dads and moms keep the ever-whirling merry-go-round of life with small kids managea


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Right-wing extremists strike again

The Millers appear to have been motivated by extreme far-right views. The couple left a flag at the scene of the crime with the words "Don't


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
How big a terror risk are former Guantanamo prisoners?

In order to shed some light on exactly which graduates from Guantanamo have joined a militant group or engaged in some other kind of terrori


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
Americans dying for al Qaeda

Nearly 13 years after the 9/11 attacks, many Americans were likely surprised to learn that one of their fellow citizens had committed suicid


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A Remedy for Amazon-Hachette Fight?

Amazon only this week acknowledged the storm it raised earlier this month when it made it much harder for consumers to buy books by Hachette


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Obama says goodbye to American hubris

What is the Obama Doctrine? As the President put it Wednesday, "Just because we have the best hammer does not mean that every problem is a n