Noah Millman

Posts tagged “foreign policy”

Those Amazing Saudis

Perversely, the more our interests and values diverge, the more closely we tie our fortunes together

Posted June 7th, 2017

The First Troll War

Are Saudi Arabia and Iran about to go to war over fake news?

Posted June 7th, 2017

American Leadership is an Expensive Asset

That’s a reason for cleverer and more cautious diplomacy, not for throwing it away

Posted June 5th, 2017

Twilight of the Ordnungsmacht

Can we contemplate a genuinely new order, at home and abroad, one not of our choosing?

Posted June 5th, 2017

Trump and the Thucydides Trap

Could sloth and incompetence prevent war?

Posted April 24th, 2017

Trump’s Retreat From Populism

The inevitability of betrayal

Posted April 14th, 2017

Stephen Walt on the Coming Trump Train Wreck

Will other self-described advocates of realism and restraint listen to one of their own?

Posted January 26th, 2017

Drezner on Obama’s Foreign Policy Record

The strengths and weaknesses of a “Zen master approach to world politics.”

Posted January 18th, 2017

No Gatsby Option For NATO

You can understand the mistakes of the past, but you can’t repeat the past to undo them.

Posted January 18th, 2017

Threats to Democracy

Efforts to delegitimize the election threaten to do more harm than the hacks did.

Posted December 14th, 2016

Tough Guys and Crackpots

Who will win the struggle between them on Trump’s foreign policy team?

Posted December 13th, 2016

Trump in a China Shop

Is it “just words”? Or is he in earnest?

Posted December 6th, 2016

My Favorite Trump Nominee So Far

A mash-note to General James Mattis.

Posted December 1st, 2016

Foreign Policy: The Story So Far

Those TAC-ers with high hopes for a Trump foreign policy should not be encouraged

Posted November 21st, 2016

A Russian Syllogism

One can be simultaneously appalled by Donald Trump’s parroting of Russian propaganda and reject the notion that Russia is a major geopolitical threat to America.

Posted October 11th, 2016

What Is to Be Done About Aleppo?

Gary Johnson has no idea. Neither do his opponents. Neither do I.

Posted September 9th, 2016

Does It Matter If Putin Wants Trump?

Trying and failing to care about the DNC hack.

Posted July 27th, 2016