Trump signs order recognising Israeli sovereignty over Syria's Golan Heights

2019-03-26
US presidents contentious move seen as a boost for Benjamin Netanyahu ahead of Israeli elections next month ...

Protests are making a comeback in the Arab world

2019-03-22
But there are reasons they haven’t gone viral ...

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 ...

Can UBI Survive Financialization?

2019-06-17
If a universal basic income is used primarily to service debt and secure new loans, it cannot fulfill its promise ...

America’s Illusions of Growth

2019-05-21
Many commentators have interpreted buoyant GDP and unemployment data in the United States as vindicating President Donald Trump’s economic policies, ...

What if Zero Interest Rates Are the New Normal?

2019-04-02
The valid insight behind "modern monetary theory" – that governments and central banks together can always create nominal demand ...

China Threatens American Defense with Rare Earth Embargo

2019-06-17
Throughout history certain metals have been critical for defense. During the Greek era, it was bronze. During the Roman Empire, ...

America, Russia, and the Tussle for Turkey

2019-06-17
Turkey, which has been westward looking since the days of Ataturk, has become NATO’s fickle partner since Erdogan has come ...

The Race for Istanbul: Erdogan’s Plan A and B

2019-06-17
Although massive state resources have been mobilized against Imamoglu, the opposition candidate has taken up the mantle of the underdog ...

Deterrence in Cyberspace

2019-06-12
Understanding deterrence in cyberspace is often difficult, because our minds remain captured by an image of deterrence shaped by the ...

A new approach for Iraqi-Iranian Relations: The scope and the determinants

2019-06-02
Policy makers and political parties in Iraq have their own perception about the conflict and the nature of opposing positions ...

Google Huawei Ban: Will Users of Chinese Phones Lose Access to Gmail, Youtube and Chrome Apps?

2019-05-21
smartphones manufactured by the Chinese company will lose access to Googles Android operating system, when the U.S. tech giant launches ...

The Rule of Law Needs a Soul

2019-06-12
The hubris of much liberal legal thinking has been to assume that once a rule-of-law regime is in place, it ...

The Christchurch Massacre Was Another Internet-Enabled Atrocity

2019-03-23
Facebook is no more obliged to accept a posting than the New York Times is to print a submitted article. ...

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 ...

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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