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Edition 111

If It's Broke, Fix It

The proposals in presidential platforms to reform higher ed funding aren’t enough. Why? Because, Iris Palmer writes, you can’t paper over a

Edition 111
If It's Broke, Fix It

The proposals in presidential platforms to reform higher ed funding aren’t enough. Why? Because, Iris Palmer writes, you can’t paper over a

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Edition 110
If Feminism Is about Choice, Then This Election Is, Too

Elizabeth Weingarten writes on why voting for someone because she’s a woman isn’t too far from not voting for someone because she’s a woman.

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Edition 109
All-American Al-Qaeda

An excerpt from Peter Bergen’s new book, United States of Jihad, explores the story of one young man who became radicalized in America—and w

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Edition 108
Ranking—and Improving—Digital Rights

Priya Kumar writes on Internet rights—and what we all must do to further them.

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Edition 107
Why Flint Was Avoidable

Pamela Puchalski explains the mistakes that led 100,000 people to drink toxic tap water—and how we can ensure we don’t make them again.

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Edition 106
State of the Union's Defense Policy

President Obama mentioned foreign and defense policy more than ever before in his State of the Union. Jeff Eggers on why that shift in the q

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Edition 105
Middle East Truth in Labelling—Identifying Our "Frenemies"

American foreign policy doesn’t often see between friend and foe. In the Middle East, Douglas Ollivant argues, it should.

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Edition 104
2015's Real Person of the Year? The Populist.

Yascha Mounk explains why calling 2015 the year of Angela Merkel is a bit like calling 2006 the year of the Blackberry.

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Edition 103
Tech Toy Tension for the Holidays

Worried about what buying the latest gizmo or gadget for your child says about you as a parent? Don’t be, says Lisa Guernsey.

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Edition 102
Russia's Talking Turkey

Sarabrynn Hudgins writes on why Russia and Turkey won’t bring us into World War III—and why we should nevertheless hope they start playing n

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Edition 101
These Are the Westerners Joining ISIS

Devan Kreisberg writes on a new paper from New America that identifies the Westerners finding their way to Iraq and Syria—and how great a th

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Edition 100
Do Sanders Supporters and Trump Trumpeters Lack Empathy?

For each other, they might. Ed O’Brien explains.

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