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  • How to fly to southeast Asia for £380 return

    Singapore Airlines offers a range of convenient onward connections to southeast Asia

    The Independent
  • America Alone Cannot Save Hong Kong

    Daniel L. Davis China, Asia However much some in America may wish to intervene in Hong Kong if things go south, the sober truth is that there aren’t many levers Washington could pull, let alone any that would be likely to improve the situation. On July 4, 1821, then-Secretary of State John Quincy Adams answered critics who implied the United States wasn’t doing enough on the world stage. America, he said, “is the well-wisher to the freedom and independence of all,” but is “the champion and...

    The National Interest
  • Social responsibility won’t save corporate America

    Companies should stick to their traditional tasks and let the public sector handle social issues.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Forget Medicare For All: This Is How to Save America's Health Care System

    Genevieve Wood Society, We have a plan.  One thing most Americans agree on is that our health care system needs an overhaul. Some people believe the answer is more money from Washington and bureaucratic agencies making sure everyone is following the rules. Others suggest we should import the kind of government-run models they have in Europe and Canada. A third option would redirect our current system—putting patients and doctors in the driver’s seat, making health care providers and insurance...

    The National Interest
  • The Sad Reason America Lost a Member of its Elite Delta Force

    Jared Keller Security, Americas Tragedy. When reached for comment by Task & Purpose, SOCOM confirmed that Dunbar was also killed by that "accidental detonation" instead of an enemy IED attack as the Pentagon initially stated. A member of the U.S. Army's elite Delta Force who died during a raid in Syria last year was actually killed by friendly fire rather than an enemy IED as the Pentagon initially claimed, U.S. Special Operations Command confirmed on Monday. U.S. Army Master Sgt. Jonathan...

    The National Interest
  • Xi’s choice: Destroy Trump, or save him and weaken America

    The Chinese autocrat must finesse his statecraft if he wants to secure world-power status.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • Panda bears, elephants, might not be saved in Trump’s America

    The Trump administration taking aim at the nation's most important conservation law, The Endangered Species Act, gutting key provisions that make it easier to remove a species from the endangered list. The popular act was passed President Nixon.

    MSNBC.com