November 16, 2022 | Here's a tale of two Elizabeths, one Joe, one Donald, and us.
Articles by Andrew Bacevich
December 30, 2021 | A yawning gap looms between the U.S. military’s reputation and its actual performance.
October 28, 2020 | Americans can't ignore the world beyond their borders, but the last thing they need is to embark upon a fresh search for distant monsters to destroy.
August 19, 2020 | What first steps could Joe Biden take if he’s elected? Here’s a start.
November 6, 2019 | But the bipartisan condemnation of his sporadic complaints betrays a fear that a more competent leader could finally wind them down.
November 30, 2016 | If Trump really sought to make America great again, he'd extricate the U.S. from war. But early signs aren't promising.
April 6, 2016 | When the president wants to fulfill a constitutional duty — like nominating a Supreme Court justice — Congress is up in arms. When he launches a blatantly unconstitutional war, it shrugs.
March 2, 2016 | American democracy has been failing for decades, so a disturbing number of us are turning to authoritarianism. Is Trump our Juan Perón?
November 28, 2014 | Five bedrock delusions keep America mired in the Middle East, to everyone's detriment.
September 10, 2013 | Will the Syria debate get Congress to take a hard look at U.S. policy in the Middle East? Don't hold your breath.