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What made Europe a compelling political, economic, and social alternative wedged between Anglo-American free marketeers and Soviet nomenklatura is rapidly becoming a thing of the past.
The Obama administration refuses to make military aid to Egypt contingent upon the degree to which it embraces democracy.
Washington is courting a dictator in order to continue its war in Afghanistan.
From corporations to conspiracy theorists, many scoff at concerns about overpopulation.
Martin McGuiness, now running for the presidency in the Republic of Ireland, is an admitted former member of the IRA.
A yoga teacher believes he can bring the U.S. and NATO forces and the Taliban together to meditate.
Terrorism is not a statistic for the Pakistanis.
Few Americans actually fear UFOs, but the U.S. government treats them like an existential threat.
Pakistan plans to train over 8,000 personnel to augment its nuclear-security forces: extremist Islamists need not apply.
The foundations of the tightly interconnected world we live in now were laid in the early days of World War II by leaders hoping to prevent the next great war.