mead cohen berger shevtsova garfinkle michta grygiel blankenhorn bayles
Out of Afghanistan?
Out of Afghanistan?
Al Qaeda Resurgent in Afghanistan

Officials seemingly don’t know how many training camps Al Qaeda is operating in Afghanistan.

Out of Afghanistan?
U.S. Commander: Afghanistan Needs Us

Campbell’s comments may suggest the White House is reconsidering the complete withdrawal promised by the end of President Obama’s tenure.

Out of Afghanistan?
UPDATED: Taliban Driven Out of Kunduz By Afghan Special Forces

Back to the status quo ante?

Via Meadia Icon
Recent Via Meadia
Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Security of Supply

Not much, it turns out.

fighting the future

Some creative Italians have found a way to beat their country’s job-destroying Euro woes—and the powers that be have immediately organized to crush it.

the Supremes

A nuclear response would be necessary to save the Supreme Court as an institution.

Asia's Game of Thrones

More wages from Obama’s vaunted Pivot to Asia.

Golden State Blues

California’s high-end housing market is one of the most attractive for America’s rich. The market for starter homes? Not so much.

good causes & bad advocates

The organization’s reckless and misleading use of its imprimatur is poisonous for public debate.

© The American Interest LLC 2005-2017 About Us Masthead Submissions Advertise Customer Service