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A resurgent Russia (not a recycled Soviet Union) emerges that is stronger, more assertive, and probably increasingly more undemocratic than ever before

A resurgent Russia will not be a recycled Soviet Union, but rather a renewed Russia that is stronger, more assertive, and probably increasingly more undemocratic. Its human rights record will not be pleasant, and it will definitely not be a … Continue reading

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Is America falling behind China?

Is China Overtaking America? CAMBRIDGE – The twenty-first century is witnessing Asia’s return to what might be considered its historical proportions of the world’s population and economy. In 1800, Asia represented more than half of global population and output. By … Continue reading

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