Posts Tagged: diplomacy
America’s leading Sunni ally is proving how easily hubris, delusion, and old-fashioned ineptitude can trump even bottomless wealth.
The only sensible solution to the Syrian crisis is a quantum one in which Bashar al-Assad is simultaneously there and not there.
The former secretary of state could shatter the glass ceiling for women, but she'd leave the old boys' military-industrial complex intact.
To reverse his fortune at the polls, Erdogan reignited Turkey’s war with the Kurds, stood silent while mobs attacked his opponents, and unilaterally altered the constitutional role of his office.
Let's say the U.S. actually curbed its military adventurism, reeled in the Pentagon budget, and closed its global network of bases. Then what?
Hillary Clinton just laid out a hawkish foreign policy vision in a major speech. How do her views stack up against those of Bernie Sanders, her challenger from the left?
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
We’ll never rebuild this country if we keep wasting money on war.
"The Iranian threat" has become such a truism in American politics that we've completely lost sight of Washington's own record.
The Obama administration has concluded deals with Iran and Cuba. Will North Korea round out the trifecta?