Sunday, December 4, 2016
  1. A Better Global Framework to End AIDS

    Isabella Lövin, ET AL

    A Better Global Framework to End AIDS

    &  emphasize the importance of funding all branches of the international response to the disease.

    Aids candle lit memorial Manila NurPhoto/Getty Images

    Simply funding parts of the global health system is not enough to end AIDS once and for all. The international community must take a more holistic view and reinforce a global-response architecture that features a clear division of labor and seamless cooperation among highly disparate actors. READ MORE

  2. Trump and the Middle East Cauldron

    Christopher R. Hill

    Trump and the Middle East Cauldron

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     sketches the challenges the incoming US administration will have to confront in the region.

    Trump speaks to the Tea Party about Iran Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images

    One of the hallmarks of a presidential transition in the US is a comprehensive policy review, aimed at determining which policies to retain and which to eliminate or change. A high priority for the incoming Trump administration should be to overhaul US policy toward the Middle East. READ MORE

  3. Latin America’s Trump Problem

    Andrés Velasco

    Latin America’s Trump Problem

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     worries that the next US administration's policies could revive populism in the region.

    Otavalo, Ecuador Anthony Asael/Art in All of Us/Getty Images

    Donald Trump reached the White House by bringing out the worst in the US electorate, stoking xenophobic and other dangerous impulses to advance his campaign. The question for Latin Americans is whether his administration will bring on the worst – both economically and politically – for them. READ MORE

  4. How China Views Trump

    Keyu Jin

    How China Views Trump

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     explains why the country's leaders are taking the US president-elect in stride.

    Jingping at G20 Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

    Donald Trump’s stunning victory in the US presidential election has shaken the world. But China has remained largely unmoved, despite having been one of the president-elect's favorite targets on the campaign trail. READ MORE

  5. What Makes America Great

    Ricardo Hausmann

    What Makes America Great

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     reminds Donald Trump that global leadership requires upholding universal values.

    Trump annouced his candidacy Christopher Gregory/Stringer

    US President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign narrative was based on the assumption that the US has fallen from its former greatness, and that "America first" policies and opportunistic deal-making will restore it to its former glory. This constitutes a fundamental misunderstanding of what made America great in the first place. READ MORE

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