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The Globalist’s Top 10 Essays : Rethinking America in 2015

What we reconsidered about the United States over a tumultuous year.

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  • The Globalist's top essays on "Rethinking America" in 2015.
[ 1 ] After Cincinnati: The Enemy is Within

By Stephan Richter | Police in the US: Just who holds whom in low regard?

Published on August 5, 2015

[ 2 ] United States: The Hypocritical Hegemon

By Jean-Pierre Lehmann | Why the United States has lost the mantle of moral and geopolitical arbiter.

Published on June 7, 2015

[ 3 ] The War of Ideas: Does It Exist? Can It Be Won?

By Stephan Richter | What is the big idea (or set of ideas) the West is battling about?

Published on June 13, 2015

[ 4 ] The Obama-Republican Standoff on Climate Change

By Geoffrey Berlin | Americans, standing apart from the world, remain bitterly divided on taking action.

Published on December 13, 2015

[ 5 ] New York’s Renegade Police Department

By Bill Humphrey | Will the NYPD accept democratic control? The city’s mayor wants it so.

Published on January 11, 2015

[ 6 ] Gun Control and American Cynicism

By Stephan Richter and Terri Langston | Will the United States ever get real about the need for gun control?

Published on July 18, 2015

[ 7 ] Americans Need Better Pay Before Longer Hours

By George R. Tyler | What Jeb Bush and Scott Walker get wrong about U.S. workers with their war on wages.

Published on July 15, 2015, 2015

[ 8 ] Can the United States Close the International Wage Gap?

By George R. Tyler | A generational effort is required to restore growth in U.S. wages.

Published on March 5, 2015

[ 9 ] Vietnam: On the Futility of US Invasions

By Stephan Richter | Why on earth did the US invade Vietnam half a century ago? Have the lessons finally been learned?

Published on April 30, 2015

[ 10 ] Iran Deal: Watch Who Is Doing the Warning

By Richard Phillips |The same people who triggered the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq now categorically reject the Iran Deal.

Published on August 12, 2015


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