Are US Institutions Waning?

If you watched TV in the 1960s and 1970s as I did, you would undoubtedly have come away with the idea that this country’s courts, law enforcement agencies, and the laws they aimed to honor…

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Sanctioning the Russian Rich

Since Russia began its brutal invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, the United States and multiple other countries have implemented unprecedented economic sanctions and trade embargoes…

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Shrinking Sanctuary

In 2011, I traveled across the Kingdom of Jordan amidst the summer’s heat and dust to meet protest leaders and civil society advocates. As a newly-minted graduate student in political…

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