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The Autocrat’s Achilles’ Heel

by Alina Polyakova, Torrey Taussig Great power competition is back. Russia and China—two great powers with autocrats at their helms—are …

Why Globalization Stalled

by Fred Hu and Michael Spence For many decades after World War II, a broad range of countries shared a …

Containing Russia, Again

by Robert D. Blackwill, Philip H. Gordon With each passing week, the evidence of Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. …

How ISIS’ Strategy Is Evolving

by Michael P. Dempsey Over the course of 2017, ISIS suffered defeat after devastating defeat at the hands of the …

How the Eurozone Might Split

by Mark Blyth and Simon Tilford In February 2016, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development opined that developed country …

The Women Who Escaped ISIS

by Letta Tayler Dressed in fitted slacks, a satin bomber jacket with a fake fur collar, and a black scarf …