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Violence in the CAR
Violence in the CAR
What to Make of Africa's God Wars

As you read Peter Bouckaert’s account of the anti-Muslim backlash in the Washington Post (and you should), don’t forget that harrowing ethnic clashes like those sweeping the Central African Republic are part and parcel of the processes of modernization and development that upended Europe in the first half of the 20th century.

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Walter Russell Mead & Staff

The inability to pass the easiest of trade deals with Canada speaks to a deeper structural crisis at the heart of the continent.

After the Elections

Fair enough. But some of the Realpolitik Russia won’t like.

Shale Is Hale

Welcome to the era of the “monster frack.”


And get this: it’s because the industry already got the subsidies it wanted.

Putin's Patronage

The rebound of Russia’s largest oil company appears to be a major success story, but the truth is more complicated.

TAI elsewhere

Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the Republican Party.

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