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Is It Already Too Late for Obama to Push the TPP Through Congress?

President Obama celebrated the completion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership in Manila this week with leaders of the 11 other participating nations. They jointly declared, “We ...


The Right Time for America to Lead From Behind

After 9/11, the United States relied on help from its friends. Now, it's time to repay the favor.

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Five Issues That Will Decide the Future of the U.S.-Korean Relationship

South Korean President Park Geun-hye and President Barack Obama are scheduled to meet at the White House on Friday. With the relationship on solid ground, ...

Shadow Government

How to Negotiate with a Bully

President Obama needs to learn that there's only one language a leader like Putin understands: strength.

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Obama’s Open Hand Meets Cuba’s Clenched Fist

The president is counting on his gestures of openness being reciprocated — but he doesn't know the Castros.

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