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Visitors take a canal boat tour in Amsterdam. (ANP ROBIN VAN LONKHUIJSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

The Netherlands: Europe's Middleman

The Dutch will promote only certain aspects of European integration. Read more…

Malian soldiers and special forces stand guard at the entrance the Radisson Blu hotel in Bamako, Mali, on Nov. 20, after security forces stormed the hotel. (HABIBOU KOUYATE/AFP/Getty Images)

How Terrorist Trends Develop

Ideology, politics, technology and counterterrorism efforts contribute to developments in terrorism. Read more…

The painting "Desembarco de los Puritanos en America," or "The Arrival of the Pilgrims in America," by Antonio Gisbert shows Puritans landing in America in 1620. By Antonio Gisbert (1834-1902) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Thanksgiving and Puritan Geopolitics in the Americas

On Thanksgiving, the United States celebrates the Plymouth Colony, but few know that New England's colonization was a response to major geopolitical pressures. Read more…