Blogger Allison Good presents her original reporting on the potential for East Mediterranean natural gas cooperation -- but, even with U.S. interests, this pipeline dream might never wake up.READ MORE
TCF senior fellow Morton Abramowitz published a stunning call-to-action in the Washington Post detailing the extreme need for humanitarian aid to Syria and the complications that need involves. Largely, America has ignored the dire situation in Syria, preferring to keep on the sidelines.READ MORE
Estimating the future cost of carbon emissions is considered essential to future operations for many private companies, and should incentivize the United States to take action, writes policy associate Neil Bhatiya.READ MORE
"Egypt's Islamists and the Muslim Brothers in particular remain a potent political force despite the fact that its leaders have been jailed, says Michael Hanna, an analyst at the Century Foundation.
The now-banned Brotherhood is still probably the biggest 'coherent block' on Egypt's fragmented political scene, which is made up of numerous smaller parties, Hanna said. 'It's hard to imagine normal politics with the largest Islamist party being excluded.'"
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"The National Security Agency is gathering nearly 5 billion records a day on the location of cellphones around the world. Ashkan Soltani, a Washington Post contributor and an independent privacy and security researcher, sat down with The Post's Alice Rhee to explain."
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The National Security Agency is tracking cellphone locations around the world, according to top secret documents. My latest piece for the Washington Post reveals that the agency is collecting nearly 5 billion records a day and is using those records to track movements and map relationships.READ MORE
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