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The similarities between Trump and the former Yugoslav leader are uncanny.
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What Trump can and cannot unwind.
The structural incentives for “losing to win.”
How America’s “secret war” in Laos transformed the CIA.
How the feckless meddling of Syria’s neighbors made the civil war there worse.