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by / on November 9, 2014 at 11:44 pm / in Matthew Michaelides, Web Columnists, World, World

Chaos in Mexico: How Did We Get Here?

Matthew Michaelides examines the precarious political situation in Mexico in his latest column for CPR

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by / on October 31, 2014 at 4:47 pm / in Asia, Web Columnists, World

Singapore: Stuck in its Colonial Past

Maren Killackey surveys the Singapore Supreme Court’s recent ruling on two cases that challenged the constitutionality of the country’s colonial-era anti-gay law.

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by / on October 30, 2014 at 7:52 pm / in Asia, Web Columnists, World

Jockeying for Position

Cosmas Sibindi predicts that recent American inaction on the global stage will lead to China’s rise to power.

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by / on October 19, 2014 at 3:03 pm / in Asia, Web Columnists, World

Murder, Scapegoats, and a Coup d’État

Maren Killackey’s latest essay for CPR

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by / on October 17, 2014 at 5:56 pm / in Middle East, Web Columnists, World

Jihadi Brides

Julia Ellis examines the “jihadi brides” phenomenon

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by / on October 12, 2014 at 8:19 pm / in Middle East, Web Columnists, World

Malala and the Drone Wars

Amar Zaidi’s latest essay for CPR

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by / on October 9, 2014 at 6:22 pm / in Latin America, Matthew Michaelides, Web Columnists, World

Brazil’s Uncertain Future

Matthew Michaelides outlines Brazil’s recent economic woes in light of the country’s upcoming presidential run-off

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by / on October 7, 2014 at 6:53 pm / in Middle East, Web Columnists, World

ISIS and Islamophobia

“On HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher, Sam Harris and Ben Affleck clashed in a heated debate over ‘Islamophobia’ and criticism of Islam. The core of Harris’s argument was that “we have to be able to criticize bad ideas” and that criticizing Islam, which he termed “the motherlode of bad ideas,” was not akin to “bigotry towards Muslims as people.” “

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by / on October 5, 2014 at 3:28 pm / in Asia, Web Columnists, World

Anatomizing Abenomics

Maren Killackey’s latest essay for CPR, on Shinzo Abe’s economic policies.

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by / on October 3, 2014 at 3:11 pm / in Asia, Web Columnists, World

Notes on the ‘Umbrella Revolution’

Rekha Kennedy explores what the future might hold for the ‘Umbrella Revolution’ in Hong Kong

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