The most dangerous world ever? Christopher Preble debunks alarmist claims about how dangerous the world is.

Reviving the failed logic of the “war on terror.” Ramzy Mardini criticizes the administration’s new war.

Republicans shouldn’t stoke international revolution. Justin Logan refutes some of the incoherent and absurd foreign policy statements of John McCain and Lindsey Graham.

Obama doesn’t want your approval for war. Noah Feldman dismantles the administration’s absurd legal justifications for the war against ISIS.

Nixon’s advice to Reagan. John Gans revisits a memo Nixon sent to Reagan after the 1980 election and considers its relevance to contemporary foreign policy debates.

Why our foreign policy can’t be fixed. Walter McDougall comments on a recent essay by Angelo Codevilla.

The very modern presidential salute. Brian Adam Jones reviews the very short history of this odd presidential habit.

Klaus on Europe and Russia. Neil Clark of The Spectator interviews former Czech prime minister Vaclav Klaus.