More U.S. involvement would mean less incentive for the Saudis, Turks, and other regional powers to combat the Islamic State.
Flying in with already-failed strategies can’t build the coalitions necessary to stop ISIS.
The president defends a George H.W. Bush foreign policy against George W. Bush critics.
Anti-interventionism has reached the Republican base: Now it needs a leader.
The Russian president is an autocratic right-wing nationalist, not a model for American conservatives.
Fame, fortune, and thrill reward denizens of DC who urge America to new crusades.
But the alliance of liberal internationalist and neoconservative “experts” is back.
The Arab Spring is looking more like Europe’s failed revolutions of 1848 all the time.
The humanitarian hawk must betray her principles—or lead the Obama administration into Syria.
Progressives have a double-standard on race, science, and public policy.
Why the immigration debate should be about language and culture more than jobs—and not just race.
Is today’s GOP the party for someone who would break the color barrier?
What would Margaret Thatcher do in a post-American world?
The unlearned lessons of the Vietnam War
And what “No”—an anti-Pinochet film Milton Friedman might have loved—teaches us about regime change.
Republicans don’t need a grand transformation, just a sensible candidate.
His foreign policy recalls George H.W. Bush—and his domestic policy could be Ike’s or Nixon’s.
How Republicans alienated a once-allied bloc of voters
The world’s rising powers will take different paths to modernization