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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she was suspending the bill indefinitely.
Brace Belden volunteered for six months in Syria with the Kurdish freedom movement where he helped fight ISIS.
State Rep. Kelly Townsend also misused a Benjamin Franklin quote.
When Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) tweeted a question about age minimums for voting and for gun purchases, thousands of teenagers fired back.
When Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) tweeted a question about age minimums for voting and for gun purchases, thousands of teenagers fired back.
The Cuban people have not had a meaningful say in their country’s future.
Thirdly, the KWI-A and its scientists provide chilling illustrations of some significant writings on the colonial origins
No position taken by President-elect Donald Trump more upsets leading Republican legislators than his desire to reconcile
Are you motivated by fear, or hope, is the world a dangerous, zero-sum place with internal and external threats, or do people
As Cuba struggled with an economic crisis and the aftershock of losing its Soviet patron during the 1990s, the legacy of
It would be wonderful, of course, if the Donald could end Cuban communism by simply speaking the word. Alas, a system that
When I revisited Vietnam in recent years, after reporting from the region during the 1970s, I noted how its rulers had won their wars against France and the United States only to lose out on the economic front, as Communism put them a quarter century behind the roaring "tigers" of East Asia. Now they are struggling to catch up by offering their cheap labor to international investors.
What do Reagan, Patton and Obama have in common? The answer: they have all faced significant challenges abroad --aggressive action by Stalin, Brezhnev or Putin, or by despots in the Middle East. All have had to deploy U.S. forces, and all have had to confront the question of when to pull out.
Sapiens by Yuval Harari (the best possible book to read together) Postwar by Tony Judt Wild Swans by Jung Chang (this one
Closer to home, Karl, Prince of Schwarzenberg was watching the fall of communism with similar emotions, and a similar vested
Understanding the unique conditions of medical ethics in East Germany and the other socialist states in that period will
I fought for five years until victory when the Supreme Court ruled that flag-burning is protected political speech. Today, same flag -- even worse nationalistic chauvinism.
We all have moments in our lives when we think: "Isn't that like the time when..." Those moments are particularly intriguing when a new historical analogy comes to mind, something that has not already made the rounds of coffee shops and Facebook posts.