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POLITICAL REFORM
The Ugliest American

Yascha Mounk wrote for Slate about how Trump may lull Europeans into a false sense of security.


EDUCATION POLICY
Running a Pre-K Program Is Hard. So Why Do Some States Require Almost No Qualifications?

Abbie Lieberman and Laura Bornfreund wrote an article for Slate about state-level standards and requirements for preschool programs.


EDUCATION POLICY
Williams: The D.C. Enrollment Scandal Shows How Critical It Is to Guard Against Parent Privilege

Conor P. Williams wrote for The 74 about the enrollment scandal at D.C. public schools.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
The Islamic State and the End of Lone-Wolf Terrorism

Joshua Geltzer wrote for Foreign Policy about ISIS's influence on the end of lone-wolf terrorism:


POLITICAL REFORM
Trump’s Messy, Mostly Successful Israel Visit

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about reactions to Trump's recent Israel visit.


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
More Die in Bathtubs Than in Terrorism. It's Still Worth Spending Billions To Fight It

Joshua Geltzer wrote for CNN on why continued funding for efforts preventing terrorist attacks is necessary


EDUCATION POLICY
The Little-Known Statistician Who Taught Us to Measure Teachers

Kevin Carey wrote for the New York Times about a Tennessee statistician who sought to measure the “value-added” contributions of individual


BETTER LIFE LAB
The Case Against Maternity Leave

Brigid Schulte wrote for Slate about paid-family leave.


EDUCATION POLICY
The Broken Promise of Higher Education

Anne-Marie Slaughter wrote for the Atlantic about the college-completion crisis, referencing the findings from Varying Degrees.


EDUCATION POLICY
How Colleges Know What You Can Afford (and the Limits of That Tactic)

Kevin Carey wrote for the New York Times about college tuition discounting


INTERNATIONAL SECURITY
The Afghan Surge Trump Needs

John Dempsey wrote for Politico Magazine about President Trump's forthcoming Afghanistan strategy:


POLITICAL REFORM
There’s the Strategic Leaking of Secrets — and Then There’s Trump

Heather Hurlburt wrote for New York magazine about historical precedents for presidents sharing classified material.