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"Why You Will Marry the Wrong Person" is from the May 29, 2016 Opinion section of The New York Times. It was written by Alain De Botton and narrated by Kristi Burns.
Instead of trying to predict "Black Swan" events such as coups or crises, forecasters should look at how political systems handle disorder. The best indicator of a country's future trajectory is not a lengthy past stability, but recent moderate volatility.
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In this issue: "Sirens in the Night" by David Remnick; "Can Latinos Swing Arizona?" by Héctor Tobar; "The Guantánamo Failure" by Connie Bruck; "Parental Controls" by Amy Davidson; and "Voyages" by Anthony Lane.
World politics is entering a new phase, in which the great divisions among humankind and the dominating source of international conflict will be cultural.
In this issue: "Across the Divide" by Jelani Cobb; "Trump's Boswell Speaks" by Jane Mayer; "Captain of Her Soul" by Rachel Aviv; "Counting Sheeple" by Emily Nussbaum; and "Funny Women" by Anthony Lane.
"After New Guidelines, U.S. Sees Sharp Decline in Prostate Cancer Screenings–and Diagnoses" is from the November 18, 2015 Wild Card section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lenny Bernstein and narrated by Sam Scholl.
"In Rome, Cheap Public Housing Hid for Years in Plain Sight" is from the April 28, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Jim Yardley and narrated by Caroline Miller.
The July/August 2016 Issue of Foreign Affairs.
As China asserts itself in its nearby seas and Russia wages war in Syria and Ukraine, it is easy to assume that Eurasia’s two great land powers are showing signs of newfound strength. But the opposite is true: increasingly, China and Russia flex their muscles not because they are powerful but because they are weak. Unlike Nazi Germany, whose power at home in the 1930s fueled its military aggression abroad, today’s revisionist powers are experiencing the reverse phenomenon.
"The Zika Virus: Answers about a Growing Menace" is from the Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Donald G. Mcneil Jr. and narrated by Caroline Miller.
As the election of 2008 approached, America was in crisis. Years after Bill Clinton claimed that the era of big government was over, Obama won his party’s nomination by promising its furious revenge. And, orphaned by their party, conservatives were forced to either stay home or vote for a progressive Republican.
"The Stupidly Simple Reason Why the Military Lost Control of a Giant Surveillance Blimp" is from the U.S. section of The Washington Post. It was written by Andrea Peterson and narrated by Sam Scholl.
It was part of China.s .unrestricted warfare. against the United States.
"J.K. Rowling Announces an Eighth Harry Potter Book" is from the World section of The Washington Post. It was written by Jessica Contrera and narrated by Sam Scholl.
"J.K. Rowling Reveals History of 'American Hogwarts' School Ilvermorny" is from CNET.com, published on June 28, 2016. It was written by Bonnie Burton and narrated by Rex Anderson.
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