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What Trump Voters Want Now

The blue-collar workers who put Donald Trump in the White House are ready for him to deliver. How much time will they give him?<p>JOHNSTOWN, Pa.—The night of the election, in this dying little city stuck in the hills of mostly rural, depressed western Pennsylvania, Joey Del Signore dozed off in his …

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Deutsches Haus at New York University

As we continue our focus on the city of Berlin this fall, check out this music clip by Simon Grohé, which perfectly captures the latest “Berlin …

Thomas Piketty doesn’t hate capitalism - Vox

He just wants to fix it<p>story,interview<p>Thomas Piketty is not the anti-capitalist radical that his critics fear.<p>"The market economy," he tells me at the bar of the St Regis Hotel in downtown Washington, DC, "is a system that has a lot of merit." (The location was chosen by the publicist for the …

Ukraine: The Phony War?

In late April, traveling in eastern Ukraine, I was in the midst of its phony war. Threats were flying, ultimatums were delivered, and jets screamed …

In Syria Debate, Obama's Internal Dialogue Becomes Audible

A surprise agreement between the U.S. and Russia, announced Saturday, calls for Syria to destroy all of its chemical weapons by mid-2014. The deal follows a chaotic week of seat-of-the-pants foreign policy.<p>Performing on the international stage, Obama and his Cabinet secretaries have offered up one …