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Washington's Biggest Strategic Mistake

We've managed to pit China and Russia against us—a poor foreign policy move.

The Prize for Fencing Stolen Goods

Journalistic coverage of the NSA revelations has hardly been worthy of the Pulitzer.

GOP Hawks Gear Up for War on Rand Paul

Wary at first, neoconservatives are stepping up the pressure on the Kentucky senator.

The Rand Paul Threat

The Kentucky senator should be pleased with all the attention he's been getting—even when it's negative.

The Tragic Decline of American Foreign Policy

The tough years are coming to an end—yet the United States continues to fade abroad.

How the Paycheck Fairness Act Will Hurt Women

Harming merit-based pay, flexible work arrangements, 

The Aboutalebi Affair in Context

The law and politics of denying Iran's prospective UN ambassador a visa.

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April 20, 2014