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Democracy Lab Weekly Brief, January 26, 2015

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As 2014 draws to a close, ancient communities of faith confront the destruction of their world.

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The Iraqi central government agreed to a long-term deal with the country’s autonomous Kurdish region to share the country’s oil riches on Tuesday, a positive ...

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