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Dean Hammer (Franklin and Marshall): Foucault, Sovereignty, and Governmentality in the Roman Republic. Iceland forms coalition government after months of talks. Moscow plans to "export separatism" to Baltic countries. Jonathan Bernstein on eight political scientists who will make sense of 2017. Obamacare repeal is going very poorly: Republicans said the 2012 election was their last chance to repeal health care reform — they were right. Abortion's deadly DIY past could soon become its future. Nikki Madsen on the abortion providers who will see us through a Trump presidency. If you want the truth about racism, listen to the Sessions hearing, not just Obama's farewell. Peter Thiel, Trump’s tech pal, explains himself. Conservative con artist James O'Keefe busted for dirty tricks against Trump protesters.