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Time Off to Vote

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February 25, 2020

Time Off to Vote

The Wall Street Journal looks at a push by hundreds of U.S. companies to give employees time off to vote […]

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An Antidote for Unemployment in Oman?

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February 20, 2020

An Antidote for Unemployment in Oman?

In Al-Monitor, Sebastian Castelier looks at the youth unemployment crisis in Oman, and whether tourism can help to mitigate the […]

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Democracy in Retreat

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Liberty
February 11, 2020

Democracy in Retreat

In its latest annual report on political rights and civil liberties, Freedom House finds that global freedom has declined for […]

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The New Witch Hunts

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truth
February 11, 2020

The New Witch Hunts

In the latest episode of What’s Working in Washington, Steven Nardizzi, former CEO of Wounded Warrior, Simon Newman, former president […]

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Dilemma for Abbas in Palestine

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Abbas
February 7, 2020

Dilemma for Abbas in Palestine

In Al-Monitor, Daoud Kuttab reflects on the current situation facing Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas following the unveiling of the […]

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Presidential Healthcare Debate Analysis

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January 30, 2020

Presidential Healthcare Debate Analysis

Leigh Fatzinger, CEO & Founder of Turbine Labs, takes a deep dive into the impact that the media is having […]

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Trump’s Peace Plan

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January 28, 2020

Trump’s Peace Plan

In Al-Monitor, Yossi Beilin looks at who stands to gain if President Trump presents his peace plan ahead of the […]

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What’s Working in Washington

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January 28, 2020

What’s Working in Washington

In the decades since the invention of the internet and the lessening of regulations on cable news networks, many have […]

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Oman Sultan Passes Away

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January 24, 2020

Oman Sultan Passes Away

Al-Monitor‘s, Kristian Ulrichsen reports on the recent death of Sultan Qaboos, succession and likely what comes next. Read: What’s next […]

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Russia Positioning in the Middle East

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January 15, 2020

Russia Positioning in the Middle East

  In his latest article in Al-Monitor, Maxim Suchkov details Moscow's recent efforts to position itself as a broker amid [...]
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The Press

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January 9, 2020

The Press

The 2019 World Press Freedom Index finds that major economies across the world have seen their press freedom rankings decline. [...]
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The U.S. And Russia

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December 20, 2019

The U.S. And Russia

In Al-Monitor, Maxim Suchkov discusses the Russian Foreign Minister’s visit to Washington. Read: New Lows Over Terrorism