President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Mar-a-Lago in April 2018. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

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The Fate of Humans in a New Geological Age: Beginning to Think About the Anthropocene

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On July 1, Canada celebrates 150 years of nationhood. How has Canada's foreign policy changed over time?


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