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The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the downside to free trade.
It is easy, but wrong, to see development in terms of 'genes for X' or a nature/nurture balance.
Two radical notions in the early 1970s, having a black president and permitting homosexual marriage, have pretty much come to pass.
Claude S. Fischer
The U.S. is funding development in restive Northern Nigeria, but soft power isn't blunting anti-American sentiments.
He didn't believe in short-cuts.
Glenn C. Loury
Who are you in the eyes of the ACA?
Who owns human tissues?
Osagie K. Obasogie
Genetically modified foods are safe for humans and pose no special environmental risk. Yet there are serious policy questions to consider.
At Grantland, Andrew Sharp has written perhaps the smartest column I’ve yet seen on
Have rates of acute mental illness have soared in recent generations?
Dr. King’s Goal Was Full Employment and Universal Health Care
J. Phillip Thompson
The Affordable Care Act is a monumental accomplishment.
Andrea Louise Campbell
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Joseph J. Fischel
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