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Anti-Semitism surge in Europe reflects loss of values, historical awareness, says Stanford scholar

with Russell A. Berman, Norman M. Naimarkvia Stanford News
Friday, August 29, 2014

A worrying spike in anti-Semitism in Europe is a stark reminder that prejudice against Jewish people is still a reality in Europe today, say Stanford scholars. Anti-capitalism has been a particular source of anti-Semitism, according to Professor Russell Berman.

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The Carswell Effect: Dishonour and War

by Mark Harrisonvia Mark Harrison's Blog
Friday, August 29, 2014

Yesterday called for a grand gesture. Russia finally admitted its troops were engaged on Ukrainian territory. They were there only by accident, it was claimed, or on holiday. Russia's committee of soldiers' mothers told a different story. The truth of Russia's aggression is more and more beyond denial.

Poster Collection, IQ 2, Hoover Institution Archives.
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Strategika: Issue 17: Caliphate Redivivus?

by Edward N. Luttwak via Strategika
Friday, August 29, 2014

Why a careful look at the 7th century can predict how the new caliphate will end.

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The Case for a Broader ISIS AUMF

by Benjamin Wittesvia Lawfare
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Like all red-blooded national security law nerds, I have been following Jack’s excellent posts over the past week on the politics and the advisability of a potential ISIS AUMF—the last of which post, which ran yesterday, offered strategies for narrowing a potential authorization to make it more politically doable.

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Paul Gregory on the John Batchelor Show (29:44)

interview with Paul R. Gregoryvia John Batchelor Show
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Research Fellow Paul Gregory discusses Russian finances on the John Batchelor Show.

Moscow, Russia
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Western Sanctions And Rising Debts Are Already Strangling The Russian Economy

by Paul R. Gregoryvia Forbes
Thursday, August 28, 2014

The irreconcilable differences between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Ukraine’s Petro Poroshenko in Minsk confirm there is no end in sight to Russia’s War on East Ukraine. Its costs are bearing down hard not on Ukraine alone.

Graffiti depicts Muammar Gaddafi's demise in Libya
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Step Away, Do Nothing, Pat Self on Back

by Kori Schakevia Foreign Policy
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Let's get this straight: The Western governments that overthrew Muammar al-Qaddafi but declined to disarm the militia that would predictably wreak havoc in Libya are now condemning the efforts of allied regional governments intervening to stanch the rise of Islamists who are dictating political outcomes contrary to election results.

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Angelo Codevilla on the John Batchelor Show (19:19)

interview with Angelo M. Codevillavia John Batchelor Show
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Military History Working Group Member Angelo Codevilla discusses ISIS on the John Batchelor Show.

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A Politically Palatable Authorization to Use Force Against IS [UPDATED]

by Jack Goldsmithvia Lawfare
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

One senses growing pressure, within and without the White House, for the President to seek authorization from Congress for what he and his aides say will be a long battle against the Islamic State (IS).

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Google's Eric Schmidt tells Stanford gathering that the key to cybersecurity is better encryption

featuring Condoleezza Rice, Amy Zegartvia Stanford News
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

In the early years of communicating by computer, nobody worried about electronic interlopers sniffing through private files, Google chief executive officer Eric Schmidt told a gathering of key congressional staffers on the Stanford campus.

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