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How to Read the New National Military Strategy

The newest strategy document contains some stunning admissions, if you know where to look.

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The Confederate Battle Flag Is an Affront to the United States and its Constitution

Those who work to advance U.S. foreign policy and national security in our government swear an oath to “support and defend the Constitution of the ...

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Colombia’s Peace Talks are on the Brink of Failure

The House Foreign Affairs subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere is holding a hearing this week on the status of ongoing peace negotiations between the Colombian government and ...


The Face of Greek Resistance

Meet the 92-year-old communist who explains why Athens can't capitulate to its creditors.


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The Pope Believes in Climate Change

Pope Francis's controversial climate encyclical might tick off American Catholics from Princeton professors to the GOP, but it's right in line with his congregation in Latin America.

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