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Aiding Repression

Ethiopia is jailing journalists and crushing civil society activists. Why won’t the Obama administration speak up?

May 21 2015 5:02 PMThe Man Who Would Be KingVirginian Jeremiah Heaton went viral last year by proclaiming himself king of “North Sudan.” Now he says he did it all to save mankind.
May 14 2015 4:00 AMThe DispossessedSixty-seven years ago, Israel created a Jewish state, and my grandmother was made homeless.
May 12 2015 11:45 AMA Crank Theory of Seymour HershTo understand the legendary national security reporter, you need to understand an archetype of the intelligence world: the crank.
May 11 2015 4:13 PMThe End of Great Britain As We Know ItWhy David Cameron’s Conservative victory may be the country’s swan song.
May 8 2015 3:45 AMOur Secret WeaponInside the U.S. team of elite female soldiers who fought on Afghanistan’s most dangerous terrain.
May 1 2015 1:39 PMWhy Britain’s Biggest Political Parties May Be in Big TroubleThe country’s voters are frustrated with the status quo.
April 30 2015 9:08 AMThe Migrant DeadThousands of people have perished trying to migrate to Europe since 2005.
April 24 2015 6:36 PMDon’t Blame DronesIt is awful that U.S. drone strikes kill innocent civilians, including our own. But many more would die without them. 
April 23 2015 6:05 PMBritain’s Season of DespairInstead of appealing to peoples’ aspirations, British politicians are pitching worst-case scenarios to win votes.
April 16 2015 8:00 PMDemocratic DifferencesWhat the Brits and the Americans should teach each other about elections.
March 30 2015 7:36 PMHow to Prevent the Next Germanwings DisasterThe one rule that could save lives.
March 27 2015 9:28 AMAndreas Lubitz Didn’t Commit SuicideIt was mass murder.
March 24 2015 12:52 PMHow to Pressure Israel to Make PeaceThe United States has relied on carrots for too long. It’s time for sticks.
March 20 2015 1:39 PMThe Myth of Government SecrecyWhy does anyone think the State Department would have been a safer place to store Hillary Clinton’s email?
March 19 2015 9:55 AMThe Price Israel Must PayWe no longer have a Netanyahu problem. We have an Israel problem.
May 15 2015 4:55 PMPreaching to the ChoirISIS’s leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, sounds like a Republican candidate for president.
May 13 2015 6:10 PM“I Am Not Backing Off Anything I Said”An interview with Seymour Hersh.
May 11 2015 7:55 PMSigh, SySeymour Hersh has produced amazing investigative journalism. But his newest bombshell reads like bad fiction.
May 8 2015 10:50 AMCameron CountryBritain’s Conservatives win big, beating no one more than the pollsters and election experts. 
May 4 2015 6:52 PMSelf-Defeating BrutalityWhy a war without mercy against ISIS is destined to fail.
April 30 2015 7:11 PMWhy So Many Migrants Are Dying in the MediterraneanThe problem isn’t poverty or even human trafficking. The problem is Libya.
April 27 2015 5:52 PMDon’t Go to Nepal to Help. Stay Home and Send Money Instead!If you hop on the next flight to Kathmandu, you will cause more problems than you solve.
April 24 2015 1:23 PMObama Knows the Truth About the Armenian GenocideHe, more than any American president, should know the importance of speaking it.
April 17 2015 3:33 AMHow Obama Abandoned IraqWhy the rise of ISIS and the fall of Iraq weren’t inevitable. 
April 2 2015 8:00 PMAn Old Threat Made NewWhy nuclear weapons suddenly matter more than ever.
March 30 2015 11:32 AMThe “How Does a U.N. Official Work?” TranscriptWhat’s it like to manage the U.N.’s Ebola response? Read a transcript of Adam Davidson’s conversation with the assistant secretary-general for field support.
March 25 2015 8:13 PMWhat Does Obama Want From Netanyahu?If the Israeli prime minister wants to make nice, here’s what he’ll have to do.
March 20 2015 7:18 PMDon’t Believe BibiThe Israeli prime minister says he didn’t mean what he said. Even he knows he can’t be trusted.
March 19 2015 10:15 AMThe Best-Selling Prisoner of GuantánamoMohamedou Ould Slahi’s attorney traveled to the island prison to tell him his book was a smash hit. She couldn’t even give him a copy.
March 19 2015 8:00 AMKremlin TVVladimir Putin’s new faux documentary is trying to rewrite the history of his own aggression.

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