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Impediments to U.S. Voting
June 26th, 2017, 03:58 AM

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A key obstacle to voting is the unnecessary complexity of the U.S. voting process.

A key obstacle to voting is the unnecessary complexity of the U.S. voting process.

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Trump’s Systematic Strategy to Abuse Power
June 26th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Frank Vogl

Trump tramples on law enforcement in ways commonly associated only with dictatorships.

Trump tramples on law enforcement in ways commonly associated only with dictatorships.

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Saudi’s Crown Prince: A Youthful Gambler
June 25th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By James M. Dorsey

Crisis puts future of Saudi reforms and GCC in doubt.

Crisis puts future of Saudi reforms and GCC in doubt.

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Lee Kuan Yew’s Two Houses
June 24th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Sun Xi

Lee Kuan Yew’s legacy goes far beyond his house.

Lee Kuan Yew’s legacy goes far beyond his house.

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Brexit: Full Amputation or Gentle Separation?
June 23rd, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter and Denis MacShane

The more Theresa May digs in, the less the British people know how much Brexit they really want.

The more Theresa May digs in, the less the British people know how much Brexit they really want.

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Qatar: Is Mr. Trump Striking the Match for a Little War?
June 22nd, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter

America’s much-vaunted checks and balances do not really apply to U.S. foreign policy. That is a big problem.

America’s much-vaunted checks and balances do not really apply to U.S. foreign policy. That is a big problem.

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The Rise of Saudi Arabia’s Mohammed bin Salman
June 21st, 2017, 03:58 AM

By James M. Dorsey

Prince Mohammed could well prove to be the figure that provides Saudi Arabia with a path to the future. But it is a very big gamble.

Prince Mohammed could well prove to be the figure that provides Saudi Arabia with a path to the future. But it is a very big gamble.

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Iran and the Saudi Deflection Campaign
June 21st, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter

Donald Trump has no idea that the principal source of support, financial and ideological, that Salafist terrorists use has Saudi Arabia written all over it.

Donald Trump has no idea that the principal source of support, financial and ideological, that Salafist terrorists use has Saudi Arabia written all over it.

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The Gulf Crisis: Southeast Asia Has Seen It All Before
June 20th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By James M. Dorsey

Two competing visions of ensuring regime survival are battling it out in the Gulf.

Two competing visions of ensuring regime survival are battling it out in the Gulf.

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Qatar et al.: Donald Trump as a Saudi Lobbyist
June 20th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter

Between two bad actors at odds in the Gulf, the U.S. President has volunteered to take sides. Aiding and abetting Saudi Arabia is dangerous.

Between two bad actors at odds in the Gulf, the U.S. President has volunteered to take sides. Aiding and abetting Saudi Arabia is dangerous.

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Qatar and the Muslim Brotherhood
June 20th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter and Bill Humphrey

Qatar makes longer-term investments in religious or ideological factions.

Qatar makes longer-term investments in religious or ideological factions.

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The Worst Human Crisis Since World War Two
June 17th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Frank Vogl

America turns its back on the world's starving - will the G20 come to the rescue?

America turns its back on the world's starving - will the G20 come to the rescue?

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Eradicating Extreme Poverty Soon?
June 17th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By The Globalist

Having met an earlier goal of reducing extreme poverty, can the world end it?

poor workersHaving met an earlier goal of reducing extreme poverty, can the world end it?

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By the Numbers: Poverty in Africa
June 17th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By The Globalist

Half of all people living in extreme poverty worldwide reside in sub-Saharan Africa.

Half of all people living in extreme poverty worldwide reside in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Extreme Poverty Worldwide Today
June 17th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By The Globalist

How many people worldwide are living on less than $1.90 per day?

How many people worldwide are living on less than $1.90 per day?

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Back to the Global Vertical
June 17th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Andrés Ortega

With the decline of the middle classes, social classes are back on the global agenda. That is politically dangerous.

With the decline of the middle classes, social classes are back on the global agenda. That is politically dangerous.

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UK: Abdicating a Proud Legacy
June 16th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Holger Schmieding

Britain's political situation and its long-term economic outlook have become more precarious than they have been at any time since the late 1970s.

Britain's political situation and its long-term economic outlook have become more precarious than they have been at any time since the late 1970s.

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Give Donald Trump Credit: Europe’s United
June 15th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By Stephan Richter

No U.S. President in recent memory has done more to strengthen Europe’s willingness to work together than Donald Trump.

No U.S. President in recent memory has done more to strengthen Europe’s willingness to work together than Donald Trump.

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Florida: The Global Picture
June 14th, 2017, 03:58 AM

By The Globalist

How many countries, other than the US, have larger economies than Florida?

How many countries, other than the US, have larger economies than Florida?

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Texas and New York in a Global Context
June 14th, 2017, 03:58 AM

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Which countries have larger economies than the "Lone Star" and "Empire" states?

Which countries have larger economies than the "Lone Star" and "Empire" states?

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