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Mapped: 38 U.S. Ambassadorships Remain Empty

With crucial diplomatic positions vacant, the United States is losings its influence.

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An Obscure Magazine From 1934 Predicted the Nazi Genocide

What a long-lost magazine teaches us about demagoguery and our response to it.

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Germany’s Family Feud

Family reunification for refugees is no longer a given. But keeping relatives apart hurts host countries as well as newcomers.

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The Right to Kill

Should Brazil keep its Amazon tribes from taking the lives of their children?

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For Once We Were Strangers

In Israel, thousands of Eritrean and Sudanese asylum-seekers are stuck in limbo. Photographer Kobi Wolf documents a national crisis.

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U.S. Diplomats Stuck in Medical Limbo

State Department officials with special needs children face a byzantine bureaucracy that often denies them critical care.

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Seven Years of Syrian Civil War, Through the Eyes of Refugee Children

Photographer Chris de Bode interviewed 7-year-old refugees to mark the seventh year of the Syrian civil war.

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The Disappeared

China's global kidnapping campaign has gone on for years. It may now be reaching inside U.S. borders.

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Is Trump Ready to Dump Pakistan?

The White House is talking tough, but previous U.S. presidents never managed to persuade Islamabad to fight Afghan militants.

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China’s Long Arm Reaches Into American Campuses

Beijing is stepping up efforts to inject party ideology into student life. Some Chinese students are crying foul.

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Will State Miss Its #MeToo Moment?

Some say harassment policies and processes are failing foreign service officers.

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The Best International Relations Schools in the World

The latest ranking of the top 50 IR programs for undergraduates, master's, and Ph.D.s.

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America’s IR Schools Are Broken

There’s a lot of innovation on the surface, but the rot runs deep. Here’s how to fix it.

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It’s Never Been a Better Time to Study IR

Donald Trump has changed the world — and some people will understand it better than others.

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