America: “indispensable nation” no more. Andrew Bacevich looks back at the hubris of Madeleine Albright and the last twenty years of U.S. foreign policy failures.

All this should remind you of the run-up to the Iraq war. Steven Cook compares the 2002-03 build-up to the invasion of Iraq to the Trump administration’s current Iran obsession.

The many self-delusions behind the breakup in trans-Atlantic relations. Judah Grunstein considers how the U.S. and our European allies have been deluding themselves about the nature of their relationship.

Sanders’ foreign policy advantage. Jamelle Bouie calls attention to Bernie Sanders’ “fully formed vision for American foreign policy.”