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The Philippines won a huge legal victory against China on a long-running territorial dispute. But Manila's alliance with Washington may make it all for nothing.
Americans’ aversion to taxes blinds them to not only the benefits, but the opportunities that Nordic countries enjoy.
Astounding increases in the danger of nuclear weapons have paralleled provocative foreign policy decisions that needlessly incite tensions between Washington and Moscow.
The attempted military coup in Turkey and the possibility of a President Trump may have more Americans considering the military option.
The Green Climate Fund is supposed to finance the world's shift away from fossil fuels. But fossil fuel-funding banks are eager to get on board.
The war abroad and the war at home are both fueled by a fear of encroaching chaos — and it's hard to miss the racist subtext.
There would be no Islamic State if George W. Bush had not taken the U.S. to war in an Islamic state, Iraq.
The U.S. and UK governments forcibly expelled an entire population of islanders to make way for a military base. It's time to let them come home.
Zero economic growth is the future: better get used to it.
Jihad provides those with a grudge or seeking vengeance a chance to enact retribution.