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Can Turkey bridge the gap between Islam and the West?
In our special Memorial Day edition, World Beat is publishing an obituary for Diplomacy, which died prematurely last week after an extended illness.
Bill McKibben, who has done as much as anyone to focus attention on the crisis, describes the required response to climate change as a "Hail Mary pass".
The Mexican government wants to put its national oil industry into private hands, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, but it's going to be a tough sell.
Congress should stop blaming the Iraqi government for our economic woes.
When it invaded Iraq in 2003, the United States touched a hot stove.
An unpublished research paper that tries to blame protest and dissent for "emboldening" Iraq's insurgents is severely flawed but its propaganda value is attracting unwarranted attention.
A military threat to the United States? An economic powerhouse? More likely a Potemkin Village.
A complicated picture has emerged for the latest Iraq spending bill.
In this second part of the exchange, Saul Landau and Samuel Farber debate the future of Cuba.