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Obama's foreign policy and economics teams contain a lot of big beasts—expect clashes. And the Woodrow Wilson Centre emerges as Obama's favourite think tank

J Street’s moment

It may not seem like it, but America's Jews are growing tired of Israel's wars. And now they have a new lobby to voice their dissent
Antony Lerman  

Is Europe ready?

A new transatlantic alliance is possible, but it will not be easy. Europe will need to keep up its end of the bargain
Thomas Wright  

Building bridges

Obama is wildly popular across the globe. But in the middle east, America's toxic image will not be cured by a new face and friendlier rhetoric alone
Jim Sciutto