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Obama's Victory Is Iran's Victory

Lee Smith

The deal, in strengthening Iran, has made conflict more likely....

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KI News Highlights (August 29 – September 4)

Kleptocracy Initiative

Financial corruption and autocracy media coverage....

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Obama's Refugee Disaster

Arthur Herman

Few have had the courage to point the finger at the one man responsible for this humanitarian debacle, President Obama....

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The Naqshbandi-Khalidi Order and Political Islam in Turkey

Svante E. Cornell & M. K. Kaya

In the past two decades, Turkey has emerged on the global scene. It has enjoyed dramatic economic growth that has catapulted it into the exclusive G20...

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Revisiting "The New Jim Crow"

John P. Walters & David W. Murray

Michelle Alexander’s 2012 book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (hereafter, TNJC) is careless....

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The Key to the Future Lies in the Past: The Worldview of Erdoğan and Davutoğlu

Michael A. Reynolds

When Turkey's Justice and Development Party (Adalet ve Kalk?nma Partisi, or AKP) triumphed in that country's parliamentary election in 2002, ...

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The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action and the Military Balance in the Middle East

Walter Russell Mead

Walter Russell Mead's Testimony before the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services on the JCPOA...

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The Danger of Incorrect Assumptions

Douglas J. Feith

Iran is a strategic problem, and not—as the Obama administration seems to think—a strategic partner and a strategic opportunity....

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Examining the True Costs of Alcohol and Drug Abuse in Native Communities

John P. Walters

This preventable harm would begin with increased drug availability, use, and addiction and all the related threats they pose to public health. ...

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