Sam Seitz

Your weekly links:

1. America needs a greater range of competitive political parties

2. The dangers of a hypersonic missile arms race and the potential for non-proliferation initiatives

3. Are states really more efficient than the federal government?

4. Labor repression and Indo-Japanese economic divergence

5. Political cultures endure after states fall

6. Despite all of his campaign rhetoric, Trump is failing Netanyahu (though, at least regarding the JCPOA, that’s probably good for the world)

7. Should we treat domestic terrorism differently than Muslim terrorism?

8. Yet another example of why fraternities should be more heavily regulated or abolished altogether

9. How superstition and “gut feeling” prevent much-needed gun reforms in the U.S.

10. The shaky foundations of American college basketball

11. Timeless lessons from the Yom Kippur War

12. Defense financing for middle-income democracies