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The evidence of Croatian police violence toward migrants is overwhelming, but Brussels continues to praise and fund Zagreb for patrolling the European Union’s longest external land border.
John Maynard Keynes felt little solidarity for workers and inspired a century of establishment economics. The West’s revived socialists have adopted him as their own anyway.
The U.S. attorney general visits Mexico City today to discuss the country’s rising violence.
A new generation of students raised and schooled in Italy are pushing to reform outdated citizenship laws that reward those with Italian bloodlines rather than people who have lived in the country all their lives.
But Russian aid will come at a cost.
The president is correct to call the bluff of rich allies who free-ride on U.S. military might.
Tehran funnels in missiles while Trump reportedly mulls a big increase in U.S. troops.
Trump’s trade wars aren’t just about him or China—but global economic imbalances that the next U.S. administration will still have to address.
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