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Why Drug Runners Love the U.S. Postal Service

Arthur Herman & John P. Walters

Fentanyl in your mailbox? International rules prevent the USPS from cracking down on illegal suppliers....

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Separation of Powers Takes Another Hit

Jeffrey H. Anderson

Why even relatively minor executive actions are cause for concern....

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Opposition to Obama's Radical Disarmament Agenda has Proven Effective

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

It might be too soon to take a full victory lap, but there has been some encouraging developments....

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Modi: Two Years On

Aparna Pande & Husain Haqqani

The Modi government in its second year allowed itself to be distracted by ideological and cultural issues, resulting in fewer economic accomplishments...

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Report of the Commission on the Eastern Mediterranean

Shaul Chorev, Mary Landrieu, Ami Ayalon, Seth Cropsey, Charles D. Davidson, Douglas J. Feith, Arthur Herman, Ron Prosor, Gary Roughead & Eytan Sheshinski

Authoritarian politics, energy and computer technology and war are rapidly transforming the Eastern Mediterranean. ...

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How al-Qaeda Survived the Islamic State Challenge

Daveed Gartenstein­Ross & Nathaniel Barr

The evolution of al-Qaeda’s model for growth over the past decade and how the group has repeatedly overcome challenges through planning and patience...

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Blasphemy Laws and Censorship by States and Non-State Actors: Examining Global Threats to Freedom of Expression

Nina Shea

As a foreign policy priority, the United States should make an unapologetic defense of free speech in every appropriate forum....

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America's Insatiable Demand for Drugs: Examining Alternative Approaches

David W. Murray

David Murray on the Obama Administration's current drug control policy....

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Russian Violations of Borders, Treaties, and Human Rights

David Satter

The Russian leaders need to be convinced that the U.S. is fully aware of their true character. ...

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