U.S. Foreign Policy
The numbers show that Republican isolationism -- and partisanship -- is growing.
It took a mix of religion, guile, and a stumbling Obama to pull it off.
America's politicians are abandoning their responsibilities in the Middle East. What follows could be very dangerous.
America needs to plot a middle path for military intervention.
Frustrated with Obama's Syria speech? Here are two better ones he could have given.
Did the killing of the U.S. ambassador a year ago cast a curse on the city he loved?
It's not just about chemical weapons -- it's about stopping a brutal dictator's war.
As we mark the anniversary of the death of Chris Stevens, there are some in Washington who'd like to turn the drones loose on Benghazi. Here's why that would be a bad idea.
The White House seems to be confusing the least bad option with a strategic necessity.
The sectarian and political camps across the Arab world are violently divided on Syria. Could a U.S. bombing campaign bring them together?
What the Middle East really thinks about chemical weapons and U.S. intervention in Syria.
The White House should release the evidence of Syria's chemical weapons attack.
How do Syria’s rebels feel about a U.S. bombing campaign against Assad?
Why Obama's walking a thin tightrope getting the public on board for a Syrian intervention.
Wondering what is meant by 'all options are on the table'? A spokesperson will 'look into that' for you.
The four reasons it was inevitable that Obama would go to Congress on Syria.
As Syria shows, the Responsibility to Protect hasn't delivered. Time to try something new?
Lawmakers trying to tie Syria to sequestration don't seem to realize we've already paid for this war.
Obama’s “limited” strikes are just the prelude to massive intervention in the Middle East. And Congress shouldn’t fall for it.