U.S. Foreign Policy
Why Washington's foreign policymakers desperately need to study up on their history.
The Obama administration hoped global markets would punish Russia. It's not happening.
Don't count on Obama pressuring Bibi to make peace in the Middle East. He isn’t -- and he can’t.
Why President Obama's mealymouthed response to Ukraine only invites Putin's aggression.
Obama gambled that U.S. power would trump Russia's interests in Ukraine. He was wrong.
When powerful democracies intervene in a troubled society, what is it that they want: democracy or liberalism?
A new report details the awful civilian casualties inflicted by American drones, but the arguments over the weapons' use have begun to feel grimly familiar.
Mexican society is reeling from an epidemic of organized crime. But now it faces another challenge: taking its economy to the next level.
Obama is wrestling with Iran, Syria and Israel -- what happened to all the big stuff?
Bob Gates wrestled the defense budget back from the Joint Chiefs. Chuck Hagel is handing it back.
The United States is finally cracking open the door to India's probable next leader. But it’s now on his terms.
On Victoria Nuland’s gaffe and the Cold War echoes of American diplomacy abroad.
A handy 10-step guide to defending yourself, your country, or your boss.
...and banks keep getting us confused.
The forgotten history of when America boldly abandoned ship in the Middle East.
What will happen when one million refugees have the right to return -- to the West Bank?
From Syria to Iran, Obama's State of the Union leaves many questions unanswered.
Dealing with dictators cost the U.S. its soul. Now it's time to atone.
A memo to Barack Obama on how to talk about the Middle East policy no one thinks he actually has.
Why undervaluing the potential upsides to a deal with Iran is just bad business.