Keeping Up With Medvedev The Russian PM Dodges a Bullet, Sharpens His Knives
Now that Dmitry Medvedev knows beyond a reasonable doubt that he is being attacked, he will ruthlessly clean house when he gets his hands on the throne. And his enemies know he knows who they are.
An End to Ataturk's Republic What Erdogan’s Win Means
Erdogan’s victory will raise questions about Turkey’s international role as his personal dominance of the state barrels ahead.
The Case for Placebo Politics
It may not be the worst thing for some of America’s political energies to be redirected to the realm of style and symbolism.