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How Donald Trump Changed Everything (2016-2020)

How Donald Trump Changed Everything (2016-2020)

I didn’t vote in the pivotal American election of 2016. Thirty-five years ago, in that unseasonably warm month of November, I was in Antarctica’s Allan Hills taking ice core samples with a hand augur. The pictures I have from that time show my team drilling deep into...

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Mexico’s Oil Privatization: Risky Business

Mexico’s Oil Privatization: Risky Business

Mexico's President Enrique Peña Nieto has gone where no other Mexican president has dared to tread since the nation's wildly popular oil nationalization in 1938. Late last year, he pushed through an historic measure to reprivatize much of Mexico's energy sector. The...

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America’s Homegrown Terror

America’s Homegrown Terror

This article is a joint publication of Foreign Policy In Focus and TheNation.com.  The U.S. security complex is up in arms about cyberhackers and foreign terrorists targeting America’s vulnerable infrastructure. Think tank reports have highlighted the chinks in...

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