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Letters: ‘Our Constitution Is Fundamentally Not Up to the Challenges We Face Today’

Readers discuss why the U.S. may not be well equipped to solve long-term problems.
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Why the U.S. Can’t Solve Big Problems

The recent U.S. government report on the immense economic and human costs of climate change, Julian E. Zelizer argued last month, will likely be met by inaction on the part of the federal government. “The unfortunate reality,” he wrote,

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