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The Left-Liberal Narrative - The American Interest

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: speculator, heedless, demagogue, demarcation, comprehensible, archetypal, antecedent.

The Power of Piketty’s ‘Capital’

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: treatise, antecedent, edify, imperil.

“Heaven Is for Real” doesn’t seem all that convinced

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: forefather, capricious, prim, witticism, inexpressible, modulate, bewilder.

The sorry saga of David Moyes won't shake Sir Alex Ferguson's self-belief

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: ineluctable, misunderstand, cursory, platitude, adoration, peddle, promulgate, cobbler, halcyon.

Pastor Cameron has played his hand - now it's over to Dr Miliband

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: rapacious, monolith, fiefdom.

The Sources of Egyptian Anti-Semitism - The American Interest

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: allude, perplex, polemics, ideologue, lingua.

The Liberals’ New Hero

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: stagnate, oligarchy, aristocracy, prophecy, preordain, anew, preeminence, fortify, confiscate, anecdote, moralist.

Song and Dance

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: rein, rearrange, ambivalent, impotent, aphorism, incursion, truculent, languor, idiom, omission, limp, lassitude, chromatic, bombastic, sinuous, connotation, shallow, sophisticated, minion, momentary, denizen, lyre, materialize, treachery, deprave, ethereal, condescend, analogous, relegate, rendition, ersatz, circumscribe, allusion, undulate, infuse, choreograph, hypnotic.

Death and Anger on Everest

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: mountaineer, glacial, parlance, avalanche, expanse, perish.

The Age of Melting Glaciers |

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: paleontology, fission, statecraft, octagon, adorn, excavate, lionize, undervalue, pantheon.

BRIC Bust? - The American Interest

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: presage, cope, obligate, prudence, deleterious, acquiescence, committed, rudimentary, stratum, promulgate.

Gabriel García Márquez—a Rebel Against Form, an Artist Against the Forces of Oblivion

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: interminable, agrarian, pedagogy, mourn, writ, cataclysm, depress.

In Defense of Getting Personal on Twitter

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: anecdote, intoxicate, peccadillo, rankle, ale, dissertation, rancor, veneer.

What Enhanced E-Books Can Do for Scholarly Authors

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: monograph, stratum, papyrus, folio, annotate, inundate.

To Have or to Be?

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: materialism, impersonal, pathological, incongruous, pandemic, expectancy, delicacy, prone, culinary, forage, solipsistic, betray, providential, condescend, inanimate, exculpate, redemption, pleasurable, acute, characteristic, evaporate, gastric.

Philosophy of American Revolution - AP U.S. History Topic Outlines - Study Notes

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: deist, divinity, impersonal, invigorate, vocation, diatribe, hereditary, aristocracy, lawmaker, delineate, catalyst.

Shakespeare's 450th birthday: Now all the world is his stage

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: syllabus, compulsion, parse, preface.

FALLOUT: The Geopolitics of the Snowden Files |

Reading Level: Expert. Vocab words: decree, sovereign, humiliate, heedless, plunge, priggish, tacit, entrust, intransigent, sabotage, dragnet, subvert, malfeasance.

It Wasn’t Just a European War: WWI in Arabia |

Reading Level: Advanced. Vocab words: beget, consequential, cavalcade, renaissance, insurrection, denote, emigrate.

Pope Francis prays for peace with large crowd on Easter Sunday

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: bedeck, potted, outcast, pontiff.

The UK's response to Snowden's revelations lets Putin off the hook

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: candour, credulous, foible, redoubtable.

Welcome to the permanent dusk: Sunlight in cities is an endangered species

Reading Level: Standard. Vocab words: corrugated, trickle, verve, habitable, domicile, stymie, pecuniary, encroach.