Since the Cold War, the U.S. and Russia have experienced unexpected reversals in fortune. Are we next in line for post-imperial decline?
Trump’s war on immigrants recalls the absurdity of Stalin’s purges — and a few of his supporters, at least, are starting to notice.
Democracy faces a global crisis. And this crisis couldn’t be coming at a worse time.
The powerlessness of positive thinking in the age of Trump.
Trump is attacking Europe and siding with Russia for political — and not just personal — reasons.
Global uprisings against corruption can fuse middle-class concerns over the rule of law to a more radical critique of unequal political systems.
Convergence theory predicted that the world would become like Swedish social democracy. Why has the opposite happened?