Author Archives: Daniel R. DePetris
Until a week ago our elites were gushing over MbS. When will they finally be held accountable?
He’s cleaned up the State Department. But his fanaticism over Tehran is misleading his boss.
The U.S. wasn’t party to the most recent agreement there—and that’s okay.
Beto O’Rourke is talented and optimistic, but he’ll need a miracle to unseat Cruz this November.
Is Congress even capable of doing its job anymore?
Her caucus is clamoring for her head. If the Democrats lose this year, they just might get it.
As this week’s primaries showed, Bernie Sanders’ program still struggles to win nationally.
Congressman Tim Ryan is signaling a run in 2020. But can he win in a party controlled by coastal elites?
America badly needs a rapprochement with Russia. We can only hope that’s still possible.
For him not to during the upcoming NATO summit would be a dereliction.
Nikki Haley’s withdrawal from the Human Rights Council might feel good, but it leaves America weaker and worse off.
The president left the G-7 summit as many wondered whether America’s transatlantic alliances are dead.
Statecraft is not like elementary school, and we can’t keep the Russians in ‘time out’ forever.
How many times are we going to say “he’s the one” in this failing war?
His withdrawal from the Iran deal is the biggest breach in transatlantic trust since the Iraq invasion.
Despite conceding Mike Pompeo’s nomination, Paul’s record of pressuring his colleagues to do what’s right is unmatched.
Even a seasoned military manager can’t bring order to a president who thrives off chaos.
In a little over a month, he’ll choose whether to pull out of the Iran nuclear deal. The wrong choice could mean the Iraq war times 10.
If he doesn’t check these worst impulses at the door, we’re in more trouble than we think.
Washington should stop talking about escalation in Ghouta and finally accept international politics for what it is.← Older posts
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