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Donald Trump

Trump: An American Horror Story

Get to grips with President Trump; Project Syndicate has published more than 100 articles exploring the implications of his presidency for politics, the economy, and world peace and security. They are… read more

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internally displaced Iraqis

The Middle East Exchange

In the face of regional turmoil, exacerbated by the rise of the Islamic State, many Arab governments are embracing a new solution-oriented agenda – focused on economic diversification, improved educat… read more

56 Articles
Newsart for Munich Security Conference 2017

Munich Security Conference 2017

The annual Munich Security Conference meets amid mounting concern about the entire global security architecture. How can peace be maintained in the face of Donald Trump’s dubious commitment to America… read more

12 Articles
Theresa May and Angela Merkel

Brexit Limbo

Months after the referendum that shook the world, the fallout from Brexit, including the likely economic costs, remains unsettled. Theresa May's government is still wrestling with the basic question of… read more

39 Articles
Newsart for The Strange Death of Free Trade

The Strange Death of Free Trade

Donald Trump has cast the first protectionist stones by withdrawing the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership and telling Mexico and Canada that he wants to replace NAFTA with bilateral trade agreemen… read more

28 Articles
Newsart for Out of Order?

Out of Order?

The inauguration of US President Donald Trump and rising populism in Europe pose a fundamental threat to the liberal world order, underpinned by the UN, the EU, NATO, the IMF, and the World Bank. Can … read more

37 Articles
Newsart for Davos: Go Tell It From The Mountain

Davos: Go Tell It From The Mountain

Many of the world's most influential leaders and thinkers meet at Davos this week, amid deepening uncertainty about the future of the post-1945 world order. Here’s what they are saying.

15 Articles
Newsart for The Populist Threat to the EU

The Populist Threat to the EU

The populist tide that brought the world Brexit and Trump is now threatening the very foundations of Europe. Will European voters bring the EU house down?

21 Articles
Newsart for Confronting Radical Islam

Confronting Radical Islam

ISIS and Boko Haram are being driven from their strongholds in Iraq and Nigeria, but terrorist acolytes are seemingly everywhere, with bombings, shootings, and stabbings this year in Dhaka, Copenhagen… read more

14 Articles

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