Article of the day: Punjab home minister Shuja Khanzada killed in terror attack

Punjab home minister Shuja Khanzada killed in terror attack Today’s article is a rather sad one, and frankly it don’t think it needs much by way of introduction. Suffice to say that this kind of attack underscores the kinds of problems Pakistan still faces with respect to extremism and terrorism. Honorable men like Shuja Khanzada, […]

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Article of the Day: Member states must back their jointly chosen EU leaders

Member states must back their jointly chosen EU leaders When it comes to elegance in diplomacy, former Polish Foreign Minister Radek Sikorski is perhaps not the best person to turn to. Many people whom I’ve spoken with in Washington recall their interactions with the ebullient former minister as wrought with arrogance and contempt. While this […]

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Article of the Day: Give Bibi The Nobel Peace Prize

Give Bibi the Nobel Peace Prize The first thing I learned as a student of international affairs was that diplomacy is inherently a two sided affair. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu clearly disagrees with this statement. This takes a very interesting stance on the very public differences between Netanyahu and the American administration but actually makes […]

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Article of the Day: New World of Work: Outsiders battle in France’s dual jobs market

New World of Work: Outsiders battle in France’s dual jobs market   France has a job problem. The difficulty is, the problem doesn’t stem from a lack of demand for jobs (nor indeed a lack of supply) but rather a rigid, inflexible labor market that deters potential employers from hiring the people they need. I […]

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