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Recommended for you Your daily roundup from The Washington Post. From Deep Dives Mo Brooks urged a Jan. 6 crowd to ‘fight.’ Now his actions long before the insurrection face new scrutiny. Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) has faced intense scrutiny over his fiery rhetoric to a crowd on Jan. 6 that soon stormed the U.S. Capitol, … Continue reading WAPO: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ME.

WAPO: Today’s WorldView

      By Anthony Faiolawith Sammy Westfall Email As pandemic rages on, the global economy is its latest victim The World Bank building in Washington. (Andrew Harnik/AP) Fair warning: This isn’t what you wanted to hear at the start of the new year. But the engines of the global economic recovery — which revved into high gear … Continue reading WAPO: Today’s WorldView

Foreign Policy Editors’ Picks

JANUARY 11, 2022 |    1  Tall order. U.S.-China economic decoupling is unlikely to influence Beijing’s behavior, but it still has key advantages, Jeffrey Kucik and Rajan Menon write.    2  Painful memories. Russia’s moves in Ukraine and Kazakhstan have reignited old worries among its neighbors. Baltic states now fear they are next, Kristaps Andrejsons writes.    3  Vulnerable position. Months after seizing power, the Taliban are aggressively replacing … Continue reading Foreign Policy Editors’ Picks

Foreign Affairs today

January 11, 2022 |  Sponsored by Georgetown University An Unauthorized War The Shaky Legal Ground for the U.S. Operation in Syria By Brian Finucane A Foreign Affairs subscription is less than $3.50/month. Subscribe today. The Search for Stability in Afghanistan Can Iran and Pakistan Manage the Taliban’s Emirate? By Kamran Bokhari Don’t Sell Out Ukraine The West Must Respond … Continue reading Foreign Affairs today

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Did you know... ... that today is Amelia Earhart's Solo Flight Day? On this day in 1935, Amelia Earhart, American aviation pioneer and author, made the first successful solo flight from Hawaii to California, a distance longer than that from the United States to Europe. Trivia fans: Amelia Earhart flew for the first time in … Continue reading Did you know…