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Newslines: Neri Zilber on Afghanistan’s parallels with Lebanon

  • September 3, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

While Lebanon isn’t Afghanistan, there are common themes that run through both sets of wars.

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Foreign Affairs: Andrew Tabler on Syria

  • August 2, 2021
  • Andrew Tabler

Biden can learn from past administrations' successes and failures.

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New Yorker: Nicholas Schmidle on the billionaire space war

  • July 12, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Richard Branson has surprised both Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk by beating them to the launch pad.

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New York Magazine: Andrew Rice on Merrick Garland’s DOJ

  • July 8, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Those who hoped the new attorney general would prosecute January 6 with gusto have been bitterly disappointed.

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Financial Times: Neri Zilber on Israel’s return to Covid restrictions

  • July 8, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Case numbers are rising in a country that has been world leader in vaccinations.

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Politico: Emily Schultheis on Austria’s ‘Ibiza Affair’

  • July 7, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Two years after Austria's vice chancellor lost his job following the exposé, Heinz-Christian Strache stands before a judge in Vienna.

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Cheng Li examines Shanghai’s middle class in new book

  • June 17, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Li’s book argues that American policymakers must not lose sight of the expansive dynamism and diversity in present-day China.

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Tyrone Turner and Jonathan Guyer win Dateline awards

  • June 16, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

Two former ICWA fellows have both won awards from the Washington DC chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

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In These Times: Amelia Frank-Vitale on migration’s root causes

  • June 11, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

If the Biden administration hopes to succeed in stemming migration from Central America, it must learn from the mistakes of previous US interventions.

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Mother Jones: Karina Piser on unionizing bicycle couriers

  • June 8, 2021
  • ICWA Staff

New York’s food deliverers are banding together to demand labor protections and benefits.

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