A new book says the conflict began in the late 19th century and subsumed even World War II as our defining event.
The Russians can dish it out, but don’t expect Americans to swallow everything.
Since World War II, the globalist agenda has reigned. Is it time to strengthen democracy at home?
Many wish to “unsee” their political adversaries.
He seeks to bring Pax Americana in line with U.S. interests.
Why many of Europe’s Muslims don’t want to integrate with secular society
It contains the seeds of a new and inclusive political movement.
The history of foreign-policy realism suggests that the GOP frontrunner may be more pragmatic than his critics claim.
Advancing U.S. interests is more complicated than analyzing a profit and loss statement.
His improv foreign policy may infuriate hawks, but ultimately it lacks coherence.
France, Germany, and other European countries should take the lead in fighting ISIS.
Trying to discern contemporary U.S. grand strategy presumes a coherence that simply isn’t there.
Russia’s president cuts through the Beltway groupthink in explaining his country’s interests.
America keeps trying to see conflicts with the Muslim world through the failed lens of ideology.
Bret Stephens adds to the pile of thin attempts to justify America’s global policing.
Prime Minister Harold Macmillan managed Britain’s decline by following Kennedy’s lead.
The opportunity to dramatically change American foreign policy may have died with James Foley.
Netanyahu and Obama substitute endless war for failed occupations.
More U.S. involvement would mean less incentive for the Saudis, Turks, and other regional powers to combat the Islamic State.