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The Boomers Ruined Everything

The Atlantic The Baby Boomers ruined America. That sounds like a hyperbolic claim, but it’s one way to state what I found as I tried to solve a riddle. American society is going through a strange set...
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Hong Kong Reminds Us of China’s Fragility

The Washington Post Last Sunday, according to organizers, about 2 million people marched in a Chinese city to protest an extradition bill that they labeled Chinese “tyranny.” If accurate, it would m ...
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Better Schools Won’t Fix America

The Atlantic Long ago, I was captivated by a seductively intuitive idea, one many of my wealthy friends still subscribe to: that both poverty and rising inequality are largely consequences of America...
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Jimmy Carter: America Must Recognize Palestine

The New York Times ATLANTA — We do not yet know the policy of the next administration toward Israel and Palestine, but we do know the policy of this administration. It has been President Obama’s aim ...