Joshua Keating Joshua Keating

Joshua Keating is a staff writer at Slate focusing on international affairs. 

The World
Jan. 6 2015 5:31 PMXenophobia Is Going Mainstream in Germany
The World
Jan. 5 2015 2:19 PMKing Abdullah Is Very Old. His Successors Are Also Very Old. What Will Happen When the Next Generation Takes Over Saudi Arabia?
The World
Dec. 31 2014 1:58 PMPalestinians Continue to Pursue Statehood. Israel Continues to Rely on the U.S. to Stop Them.  
The World
Dec. 30 2014 4:03 PMPutin’s Strategy Backfires: The Re-Arrest of Opposition Leader Alexei Navalny Only Makes Him Stronger
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Dec. 19 2014 5:53 PMSanctions Rarely Work. Why Does America Keep Using Them?
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Dec. 17 2014 11:19 AMThe Cuban Embargo Is One of the Least Effective Foreign Policy Initiatives in U.S. History
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Dec. 16 2014 11:22 AMWe Overestimated Putin Before. Let’s Not Underestimate Him Now. 
The World
Dec. 15 2014 1:26 PMHow Serious Is Australia’s Terrorism Problem?
The World
Dec. 11 2014 4:09 PMAl-Qaida Is No Longer the Worldwide Leader in Terror
Politics
Dec. 10 2014 4:16 PMEnding the Forever WarWhen will we stop using a September 2001 authorization of military force to sanction our overseas conflicts?
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Dec. 9 2014 3:23 PMSyria Is Breaking the Planet’s Bank
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Dec. 8 2014 4:30 PMWhy Is Modern Warfare So Deadly for Children?
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Dec. 5 2014 6:16 PMDon’t Assume Benjamin Netanyahu’s Job Is Safe
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Dec. 4 2014 1:27 PMPutin Says Crimea Is Russia’s “Temple Mount”
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Dec. 3 2014 2:08 PMSo Long as Everyone Thinks China Is Corrupt, It Still Needs Hong Kong
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Jan. 5 2015 6:13 PMTwo Americans Charged in Ill-Conceived Plot to Overthrow the Dictator of the Gambia
The World
Jan. 2 2015 3:20 PMChinese Presidents Never Show Off Their Human Sides. Why Is Xi?
Behind the Scenes
Dec. 31 2014 1:16 PMSlate Staffers Pick Their Out-of-Left-Field Favorite Slate Articles of 2014
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Dec. 29 2014 3:21 PMIs the U.S. Really Done Fighting in Afghanistan?
The World
Dec. 17 2014 5:29 PMObama’s Motives Are Clear, but Why Does Cuba Want to Re-establish Relations With the U.S.?
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Dec. 16 2014 3:46 PMAmericans Don’t Care about Torture, But They Are Against Waterboarding. Why?
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Dec. 15 2014 3:48 PMWhat America Learned About Torture From Israel and Britain
Future Tense
Dec. 12 2014 1:47 PMISIS’s Leading Twitter Propagandist Was an Executive in Bangalore
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Dec. 11 2014 12:13 PMWhy Hasn’t the Torture Report Sparked Anti-American Protests?
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Dec. 10 2014 3:46 PMThe U.S. Isn’t Prosecuting Anyone for CIA Torture. But What About Other Countries? 
The World
Dec. 8 2014 6:20 PMYes, He’s Evil, But ISIS’s Mysterious Leader Should Still Be Time’s Person of the Year
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Dec. 8 2014 3:54 PMCould Natural Disasters Threaten Asia’s Economic Miracle?
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Dec. 4 2014 6:17 PMChina’s New Execution Rules Could Lead to an Organ Shortage
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Dec. 3 2014 6:11 PMHow Would the U.S. Media Cover the Eric Garner Case If It Happened in Another Country?
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Dec. 3 2014 12:13 PMIran Vigorously Denies U.S. Claims That It’s Cooperating With the U.S. Against ISIS

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