mead cohen berger shevtsova garfinkle michta grygiel blankenhorn
Jordan at Risk
Jordan at Risk
Did ISIS Shoot Down a Plane?

The militant group claims it downed a Jordanian plane, shows pilot alive.

Jordan at Risk
Jordan Strengthens Its Internal Defenses

Jordan is cracking down on Islamists within its borders at the same time as it pitches in with the anti-ISIS coalition. Keep an eye on this often-overlooked but vital buffer state.

Via Meadia Icon
Recent Via Meadia
Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Frozen Ukraine

The latest round of peace talks only mask Europe’s lack of leverage and commitment in Ukraine.

Asia's Game of Thrones

The Philippine president has now definitively cast his lot with China. How will elites in Manila react?

Follow the Money

Why hasn’t the increase in K-12 investment translated into better student outcomes?

Crude Economics

US oil companies are in much better shape than the cartel seems to think.

Under Pressure

Russia is increasingly bringing its hybrid warfare tactics to its neighbor in the north.

Immigration and 2016

A look ahead at how the issue will play out in tonight’s debates.

© The American Interest LLC 2005-2016 About Us Masthead Submissions Advertise Customer Service