Journalism’s Risky Tech Attraction

2019-03-18
There is nothing wrong with using technology to solve problems, including those created by technology, or to give a company ...

Sudan's Bashir declares year-long state of emergency, dismisses government

2019-02-23
President urges parliament to delay constitutional amendment allowing him to run for reelection in 2020 ...

The Case for a Bold Economics

2019-03-13
Although economists are well positioned to imagine new institutional arrangements, their habit of thinking at the margin and sticking close ...

Reimagining Davos

2019-02-04
At the recent World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, participants made the same mistake they always do ...

Risks to the Global Economy in 2019

2019-01-17
Over the course of this year and next, the biggest economic risks will emerge in those areas where investors think ...

The Iraq War Is a Cautionary Tale for Theresa May’s Brexit Dilemma

2019-03-16
The British prime minister must choose between politics and principle when it comes to pulling her country out of the ...

What’s Wrong with Contemporary Capitalism?

2019-03-16
suddenly, capitalism is visibly sick. The virus of socialism has reemerged and is infecting the young once more ...

Let’s Withdraw from Afghanistan, and Learn the Hard Lessons

2019-03-11
A new joint resolution introduced in the Senate calls on the executive branch to withdraw all U.S. troops from Afghanistan ...

The Dark Web Enabled the Christchurch Killer

2019-03-18
The attack in New Zealand was inspired in part by the Norwegian mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik, but the real ...

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up About Algeria

2019-03-18
The Middle East’s latest protests seem like the Arab Spring all over again. That’s no reason for optimism. ...

The Inspiration for Terrorism in New Zealand Came From France

2019-03-16
The gunman who massacred Muslims was inspired by ideas that have circulated for decades on the French far-right. ...

Quarter-Million Lives at Risk in Latest Battle for Yemen

2018-06-19
Now that the operation has begun, bipartisan congressional threats to sever U.S. military assistance because of humanitarian concerns will be ...

Politicizing Education: Israel and Myanmar set worrisome precedent

2018-06-04
Israel and Myanmar are the two countries with troubled human rights records and disputed histories of dealing with ethnic and ...

Saudi Arabia Hits the Brakes on Reforms

2018-05-28
Arresting feminists does not inspire faith in the crown princes much hyped reform agenda. ...

Why No One Answers Their Phone Anymore

2018-06-01
Telephone culture is disappearing. ...

Why Orwell’s 1984 could be about Now

2018-05-21
Audiences around the world are re-reading George Orwells 1984, which is a handbook for difficult times ...

The Exceptionalism of American Higher Education

2018-05-21
American universities and colleges emerged as dominant players in the global ecology of higher education, a dominance that continues to ...
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