International Affairs

Engaging the Hermit Kingdom

Engaging the Hermit Kingdom

Writing about an international crisis a couple of days before publication risks...

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History Lessons

History Lessons

“History teaches us no lessons but we insist on trying to learn from it.”...

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Is the American Empire Worth the Price?

Is the American Empire Worth the Price?

“When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight,” Samuel Johnson observed, “it...

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Patience and Time

Patience and Time

In War and Peace Tolstoy has Russian generals urging the commander in chief...

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Breakup of the West?

Breakup of the West?

By the time Air Force One started down the runaway at Naval Air Station Sigonella...

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War Cries Drown Out ‘America First’

War Cries Drown Out ‘America First’

“Why would I call China a currency manipulator when they are working with us on...

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The Nuclear Gamble

The Nuclear Gamble

Harry Truman was in the White House and Donald Trump hadn’t yet been conceived...

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Is Turkey Lost to the West?

Is Turkey Lost to the West?

Not long ago, a democratizing Turkey, with the second-largest army in NATO,...

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Is a Korean Missile Crisis Ahead?

Is a Korean Missile Crisis Ahead?

To back up Defense Secretary “Mad Dog” Mattis’ warning last month, that the U.S....

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The Coming Clash With Iran

The Coming Clash With Iran

When Gen. Michael Flynn marched into the White House Briefing Room to declare that...

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Separated By a Common Language

Separated By a Common Language

Theresa May is clearly delighted to be the first foreign leader to meet President...

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Iran Nuclear Deal—Alive or Dead?

Iran Nuclear Deal—Alive or Dead?

Though every Republican in Congress voted against the Iran nuclear deal, “Tearing...

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Lessons of Aleppo—for Trump

Lessons of Aleppo—for Trump

In this world, it is often dangerous to be an enemy of the United States, said...

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Boughs of Folly

Boughs of Folly

It’s more than forty years since Barbara W. Tuchman published her best-selling...

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