Continental Drift The Trump Effect in Europe
Interviews with dozens of European opinion leaders reveal how the President is shredding American credibility and alienating allies in Europe.
Troubled Waters A South China Sea Change?
As Chinese construction and militarization proceed apace, the United States and its allies are ramping up their activity in the South China Sea.
Mounting Case The Alarming Story That Won’t Go Away
Despite all the diminishment, denial, and deflection, the evidence is mounting that Russian interference may have tipped the 2016 election.
Europe's New Populists A Government for Ungovernable Italy
After three months of negotiation, false starts, presidential vetoes, and market panics, Italy at last has a new, populist government—and its electorate expects radical change.
Careless Words Rights Talk, Redux
Almost three decades after Mary Ann Glendon’s Rights Talk, our political speech problem is worse than ever.
A Fight Over Sanctions The Great Oligarch Whitewash
A strange campaign is afoot to cleanse the reputations of several oligarchs targeted by the latest round of Russia sanctions. Don’t buy into it.
The Way of the Gun American Crazy
Thoughts on Santa Fe, Texas, and a classic film noir for these times.
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