Cheaper technology means a return to offensive dominance, which makes the whole world more volatile.
State of the Union: The fight over illegal immigration needs to move from regulation to deportation and deterrence.
Rising tension near Venezuelan border shouldn’t distract America from the core interest.
Henry Kissinger, 1923–2023.
State of the Union: Trump is right, the war in Ukraine can end in a day.
State of the Union: The old, realist American equidistance instinct is still somewhat alive in corners where one might not usually look.
A boring biopic about the Corsican upstart deals with the complex character of Napoleon Bonaparte with all the subtlety of an 18-pounder cannon.
SOTU: History as a discipline is too important to be left to ideologues.