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5 Signs of the Chinese Economic Apocalypse

From hog ratios to growing coal stockpiles, the Chinese economy is blinking red.

Trefor Moss |

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EuroFail

How many summits does it take to NOT solve the eurocrisis?

Uri Friedman |

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The World's Most Meddlesome Supreme Courts

The United States isn't the only country where judges aren't exactly above the political fray.

Katie Cella |

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5 Other People Ruining Zimbabwe

It's not just Robert Mugabe's fault the country is such a mess. (Just mostly.)

Erin Conway-Smith |

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Why Is the U.S. Selling Billions in Weapons to Autocrats?

The export of American arms to countries around the world -- even those actively repressing their own citizens -- is booming.

Zach Toombs |

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The FP Twitterati 100

A who’s who of the foreign-policy Twitterverse in 2012.

Alessandra N Ram |

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8 Geographical Pivot Points

From Angola to Yemen, eight countries whose futures are tied up in the land they occupy.

Margaret Slattery |

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Famous KGB Spies: Where Are They Now?

The strange-but-true life stories of seven Soviet spooks.

Katie Cella |

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Political Fat Cats, Global Edition

The United States doesn't have a monopoly on money in politics.

Joshua E. Keating |

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Chinese Functionaries

Why are Chinese readers so entranced by tales of low-level bureaucratic intrigue?

Isaac Stone Fish |

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The Dictator Hunter's Wanted List

9 former autocrats and bad guys that should be made to pay for their crimes.

Reed Brody |

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Dreams From Their Fathers

The dads who made the world's leaders who they are.

Joshua E. Keating |

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An Annotated Guide to All Those White House Leaks

The 10 Obama administration disclosures that Attorney General Eric Holder should investigate.

Uri Friedman |

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Swing Producers

Ten states where the energy debate could decide the U.S. election in November.

Logan Bayroff |

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Will India Ever Really Be America's Partner?

Ten big things Washington is still waiting on from New Delhi.

Christopher Clary |

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Longform’s Picks of the Week

The best stories from around the world.

Alessandra N Ram |

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Good Leak, Bad Leak

A look at the Obama administration's hot-and-cold approach to secrets.

Uri Friedman |

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China’s Lies, Damn Lies, and Secret Statistics

Besides pollution figures, what else is Beijing trying to keep hush-hush?

Trefor Moss |

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Bye-Bye OPEC

Ten new global energy powers.

Logan Bayroff |

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Good Foreigner, Bad Foreigner

China's love-hate relationship with expats.

Anne Henochowicz |

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Target: Iran

A closer look at the six facilities that could mean the difference between war and peace.

Uri Friedman |

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Battleship Earth

Does the Pentagon have the right weapons to fight off an alien invasion?

Cara Parks |

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China's Game of Thrones

Four Chinese leaders who show just how corrupt the system has become. 

Isaac Stone Fish |

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The Five Worst Atrocities of the Syrian Uprising

Time and again, the Syrian regime has shocked the world. But those hoping the international community would be spurred into action have been just as frequently disappointed.

Uri Friedman |

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The Name Is Bond. Eurobond.

Europe's debt crisis gets a new potential hero, with Germany once again cast in the role of villain.

Heather A. Conley and Uttara Dukkipati |

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Romney: Year One

What would happen if you took Mitt Romney's foreign-policy promises extremely literally?

Daniel Drezner |

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5 World Events That Could Swing the U.S. Election

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are slugging it out over the economy, but the world may have a trick or two up its sleeve.

Uri Friedman |

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The 7 Worst Songs of Eurovision 2012

The lowlights of Europe's annual tribute to trashy Europop.

Lois Parshley |

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Jobs for Billionaires

A few problems back here on Earth in need of some serious capital.

Joshua E. Keating |

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5 Things the Pentagon Isn't Telling Us About the Chinese Military

Here's what you won't find in the Defense Department’s latest report on China's military rise.

Trefor Moss |