mead cohen berger shevtsova garfinkle michta grygiel blankenhorn bayles
Putin on a show?
Putin on a show?
Russian Rustbuckets Expose Putin’s Weak Hand In Syria

Russia’s advantage in Syria is a matter of political will, not technical capability.

Putin on a show?
Calling in the Talent

Vladimir Putin calls an economic reformer back in from the cold. Does Russia’s consummate acrobat of power have another somersault in mind?

Via Meadia Icon
Recent Via Meadia
Walter Russell Mead & Staff
Red Tape

Trump is ready to streamline energy regulations, but that won’t be a big help to oil companies’ bottom line.

He Said He Said

All corruption revelations are due to tactical leaking in Russia. So who’s out to get Dmitry Medvedev?

Nuclear Strategy

A technical fix to America’s aging warheads could raise tensions with Russia by undermining its nuclear deterrent.

K-12 Blues

Teenagers from abroad overwhelmingly think that American schools demand less of them than schools in their home countries.

Crude Economics

Riyadh is effectively ceding market share directly to US frackers.

travails of Trumpcare

The GOP Congressional caucus is in chaos as it tries to ram through Obamacare repeal.

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