Obama's lonely decision. Robert Kagan, Washington Post. Intriguing. I wonder if the White House wants support from this quarter--by which I mean, 25 percent of a top 100 global thinker.

The jobs summit. Krishna Guha and Anna Fifield, FT.

Brookings experts on job creation.

Ten ways to mend fiscal policy. Jeff Frankel. A list I like.

Another surge: US isolationism. Pew Research and CFR. PDF of full report.

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