Jeffrey Gedmin
Editor-in-Chief
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Caspar David Friedrich, “Der Wanderer über dem Nebelmeer” (Wikimedia Commons)
The View from Saxony
A Conversation with Antje Hermenau

An ex-Green politician discusses the failure of German elites—and why shunning populists backfires.

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The Parlmt. dissolved, or, the Devil turn’d fortune teller, 1774 (via Library of Congress)
A Conversation with Tom Tugendhat
“Just Because You Don’t Believe in the Devil Does Not Mean He’s Gone Away”

A top Tory MP gives the view from London on the challenges facing the West—from within and without.

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A Conversation with Mikhail Khodorkovsky
Justice for Journalists and Russian Revanchism

A top Putin foe dishes on threats to press freedom from Moscow, the Kremlin’s long arm in Africa, and what Russia makes of Donald Trump.

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To Err Is Human
To Predict, Not So Divine

Our predictions about politics and world affairs rarely seem to work out—but there are good reasons to keep trying.

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A Message from the Editor-in-Chief
American Interests—Then and Now

A word about the January/February 2019 print issue—and a pledge to our readers.

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Connecting the Dots
In Ukraine It’s Not Merely About Ukraine—Which Is Why the West Must Respond

Russia’s actions in Ukraine fit into a larger pattern of aggression. The West needs to push back.

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TAI Conversations
Around the World with Bernard-Henri Lévy

BHL discusses the changing global order and the state of the West in the age of Trump.

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A View from Germany
A Taste of Kölsch

In Cologne and environs, liberal Germany finds itself (con)tested.­­

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A Hope for Human Rights
True Grit in Baku

Azerbaijan’s Khadija Ismayilova exemplifies courage, and reminds why human rights and rule of law are worth fighting for.

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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.

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