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What Thucydides Can Teach Us About Imperial Overreach

What Thucydides Can Teach Us About Imperial Overreach

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JOHN KAAG AND DAVID O’HARA

Athens’ history reminds us that military power and technological advancement do not guarantee safety or perpetual prosperity.

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Ethics and the Iran Talks

Ethics and the Iran Talks

| April 14, 2015
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NICK GVOSDEV

Have the participants negotiated in good faith, with an intent to execute faithfully any and all obligations undertaken?

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<i>EIA</i> Podcast: Introducing the Spring 2015 Issue

EIA Podcast: Introducing the Spring 2015 Issue

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In this podcast, EIA Senior Editor Zach Dorfman speaks with Carnegie Council Communications Director Madeleine Lynn on the spring 2015 issue of the journal.

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The Ethics of the Senate Letter and Iran Talks

The Ethics of the Senate Letter and Iran Talks

| March 11, 2015
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In the United States, executive agreements—that is, arrangements made with other states that are not treaties subject to Senate ratification—exist in a gray area.

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The Responsibility to Accompany: A Framework for Multilateral Support of Grassroots Nonviolent Resistance

The Responsibility to Accompany: A Framework for Multilateral Support of Grassroots Nonviolent Resistance

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If grassroots nonviolent movements are to flourish, more strategic, calibrated forms of external assistance will prove critical.

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After Gitmo and <i>Charlie Hebdo</i>: Rethinking Citizenship in the 21st Century

After Gitmo and Charlie Hebdo: Rethinking Citizenship in the 21st Century

| January 16, 2015
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The Charlie Hebdo massacre and the release of additional inmates from the Guantanamo prison raise questions about the most effective ways to protect ourselves against terrorism.

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The <i>Charlie Hebdo</i> Massacre and the Question of Hate Speech

The Charlie Hebdo Massacre and the Question of Hate Speech

| January 14, 2015
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When does protected expression venture into the realm of hate speech, and who should determine when a particular expression qualifies as such?

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Restoring Diplomatic Relations with Cuba: Ethical Dilemmas

Restoring Diplomatic Relations with Cuba: Ethical Dilemmas

| December 18, 2014
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What, if any, are America’s moral duties to the Cuban state and the Cuban people? And what do these duties say about America’s commitment to its own values?

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