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Rare Earth Minerals Are a Powerful Arrow in China's Quiver

The Hill
Fletcher School professor Joel Trachtman writes this opinion piece examining China’s threat to cut off U.S. access to rare earth minerals, which is “intended to maintain parity of threats—and pain—with the U.S. in the current trade war.”

Identicide: How Demographic Shifts Can Rip a Country Apart

The Conversation
Fletcher’s Monica Duffy Toft explores the USSR’s failed efforts to maintain its perceived “true” national identity, despite a different demographic reality, noting similarities to the current polarized state of the U.S.

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Global Operations brings together experts in the areas of tax, purchasing, legal, human resources, and compliance to assess issues, provide advice, and reduce internal infrastructure barriers for University faculty and staff undertaking research, projects, or programs abroad. 

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Travel Resources for International Students, Scholars, and Staff

If you have travel-related immigration problems – including lost/stolen travel documents or problems upon arrival at a US port of entry – contact the International Center during business hours (M – F, 9am – 5pm) at one of the following numbers:

Medford / Somerville, SMFA, Grafton campuses: 617-627-3458
Boston Health Science campus: 617-627-2499
Fletcher School: 617-627-2815

If you are unable to reach the International Center or are calling after business hours, call Tufts University Police Department (TUPD) at 617-627-3030.

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