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Jeb Bush and the 6 Ways of Passing the Commander-in-Chief Threshold Test

Every successful candidate for president must past the commander-in-chief threshold test. The American public will not elect somebody unless they have convinced themselves they can ...

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Rescuing George Shultz, the Best Secretary of State You’ve Never Heard Of

What if America had a remarkably effective secretary of state, yet almost 95 percent of international relations professors didn’t know it? That may sound like ...

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Islam Will Not Have Its Own ‘Reformation’

Stop expecting a Muslim Martin Luther. No two religions follow the same historical path.

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A British soldier assesses the Parthenon

"It's a lovely spot. We have got all Athens in our arc of fire."

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A Spitfire pilot recalls his first glimpse of the big world beyond England

On the eve of World War Two, some British fighter pilots had never been abroad. What was it like for them to soar above the English Channel?

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