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Epiphanies: Jacqueline Novogratz

When Jacqueline Novogratz first traveled to Africa in 1986, she meant business -- the serious business of sharing her entrepreneurial know-how with the poor. Now, the founder of the Acumen Fund, a nonprofit venture capital firm that works in developing countries, tells FP why she first went abroad and why it's time to end the culture of handouts.  

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A New Great Wall

Why the crisis in translation matters.

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A Saint for Lost Souls

Mexico's increasingly destitute poor are turning to what the U.S. military calls a "death cult" for comfort.

Farewell

And thanks for reading.

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Attention Whole Foods Shoppers

Stop obsessing about arugula. Your "sustainable" mantra -- organic, local, and slow -- is no recipe for saving the world's hungry millions.  

The FP Quiz

Are you a globalization junkie? Then test your knowledge of global trends, economics, and politics with 8 questions about how the world works.  

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The Almanac of Al Qaeda

FP's definitive guide to what's left of the terrorist group.

Collateral Damage

Gary Langer on why Edward Luttwak's aerial bombing strategy can't win in Afghanistan.

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Bomb Scare

The world has a lot of problems. An exploding population isn't one of them.  

Who Needs NATO?

Dmitry Rogozin and Ronald Asmus on why Andrew Bacevich's call to pull America out of NATO is unrealistic.

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Green Monster

The gas guzzlers at the Pentagon are under orders to get ecofriendly. The impact could be huge.  

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Geriatric World

Prepare for the invasion of the centenarians.  

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Think Again: The Internet

They told us it would usher in a new era of freedom, political activism, and perpetual peace. They were wrong. 

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The Billionaire Dissident

An oil tycoon in a glass cage aspires to be Russia's next Sakharov.

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Prize Money

A new study shows the United States is still invested in groundbreaking research.

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