Wednesday, August 12, 2015
European migration; Syriza splitting; South China Sea; Obama and Iran; the Mexican economy ; Canada's Iran silence; ISIS and history; Taiwan; plus the West and Putin.
The European Migration Crisis - From Greece to Sweden 
" Immigration Helps Explain Sweden's School Trouble ,"  Gabriel Heller Sahlgren - The Spectator, August 10, 2015

" What is the EU, if not solving the migration crisis? ,"  Janet Daley - The Telegraph, August 9, 2015  

"Germany Has a Refugee Problem, and the Problem is the Germans," Sumi Somaskanda - Foreign Policy, August 7, 2015

Syriza vs Tsipras
" 'No one comes anymore' ," Helen Popper  - Politico August 7, 2015

Drama in the South China Sea
" The South China Sea Crisis Threatens to Boil Over, Noah Rothman -    Commentary Magazine , August 10, 2015

" Has China's War with America Already Begun? "   Steven Metz - World Politics Review, August 7, 2015  

"Coming Soon: China's Demographic Doomsday," Gordon G. Chang - The National Interest, August 10, 2015

What Obama Has Learned
" Obama Opens up on Iran " Max Fischer  -    Vox, August 7, 2015

" How Foreign-Policy Lessons from Iraq Inform Obama's Iran Deal,"  Fred Hiatt -The Washington Post August 9, 2015

The Volatile Peso
" Mexico's Economy was Supposed to Soar. It's Starting to Flop , Joshua Partlow  -  The Washington Post,  August 8, 2015

The Economies of the West 
" What Is Wrong with the West's Economies , " Edmund S. Phelps  The New York Review of Books,  August 13, 2015
Canada's Iran Deal Silence
" The Iran Nuclear Deal Should be a Canadian Election Issue , " Bob Rae  -    The Globe and Mail,  August 10, 2015

ISIS Against History
" ISIS and the Graves of Prophets , Ronald Tiersky -  The Compass,  August 11, 2015

Is a 'Grand Bargain' Over Taiwan Necessary?  
" The Taiwan Problem: If It Ain't Broke, Don't Fix It, "   Noah Lingwall -  The Diplomat,  August 8, 2015

David Cameron's Islam Hypocrisy
" Cameron's Censorship Silences Debate," Jane Duncan -  Mail and Guardian , August 7, 2015 

The West's Uneasy Standoff with Putin
" How Does Russia View the West?" Bridget Kendall -  BBC , August 10, 2015 

The Danger of Magical Foreign Policy
" The Myth of a Better Deal," Stephen W. Walt - Foreign Policy,  August 10, 2015

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