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Fearing change in U.S. policy, more Cubans risking their life to reach American shores - latino.foxnews.com

The number of Cuban migrants risking sea crossings to U.S. soil has surpassed last year’s tally, even as Havana and Washington have restored diplomatic relations. 107 more words



In general I try to avoid focusing on U.S. policy in this blog. I’ve written about U.S. foreign policy before, and I’ve written about issues in which the U.S. 135 more words

International Relations

Indigenous Peoples: Who Cares? #OakFlat

The above question in the title, posed as it is, may appear callous but at times the plight of indigenous peoples around the globe seems so perilous that there seems little hope of reversing the systematic destruction of their populations and habitats. 996 more words


Vali Nasr’s The Shia Revival: The Must Read Book for Anyone Who Wants to Understand the Development of a Post-Arab Spring Order

Vali Nasr is a respected author on Middle Eastern affairs and has written numerous books on topics such as the history of Shia Islam, American foreign policy, and Islamic political institutions. 1,500 more words

Middle East

May 4: Live Q&A with Raymond Tanter

The former senior staff of the White House National Security Council, Raymond Tantar, will appear on a live question and answer session.

The Q&A session, “The U.S. 67 more words


Balancing Russia in Ukraine: U.S. Policy One Year following 2014 Annexation of Crimea

With continued Russian control of Crimea over a year after the February 2014 annexation of the peninsula, the U.S. must decide whether or not to take further action in the conflict. 460 more words