Keeping tabs on Turkey alone is justification enough for Langley to relax its new rules on targeting Europe.
A guide to the spin, empty gestures, and behind-the-scene players that will determine the fate of America’s re-entry into Iraq.
Netanyahu tries a terrorist bait and switch, like the one that worked against Saddam.
The constantly surprised multi-billion dollar American spy machine turns every shortcoming into a reason to expand it.
The Economist‘s editors understand that the Western liberal state is in deep crisis—but their suggested solutions are inconsistent at best, dangerous at worst.
The freshman senator’s charm and cunning combine a grassroots insurgent image with well-funded establishment connections.
Why America can’t do what it takes to win—and where that leaves us.
The Constitution is clear on war powers, and yet Congress may not weigh in until next year.
An English professor argues for an explicit leftist bias in college, utterly neglecting the teacher’s vocation.
The president used his speech to hector a Russia that could be very helpful against ISIS.
From contraception to climate change, the quest to master nature will always put autonomy first.
Far from the ISIS war, American troops and supplies are helping fight the gruesome virus’s historic outbreak.
Partisan textbook battles in Texas oversimplify the importance of Hebraic rhetoric in early America.
Baltimore gambles on dens of crony capitalism instead of community-centric economic development.
Why Americans are still in the dark over the 9/11 Commission’s view of the Saudis.
As bombs fall over Syria, the United States reenacts a decade of policies that cannot possibly succeed.
How open-ended authorizations of force undermine congressional war powers.
Why populism and political parties terrified George Washington
Under the cutesy exterior is a subtle film about how we understand our suffering, and what might save us from despair.