New History What Was the Cold War?
Odd Arne Westad’s near-definitive account of the Cold War gets the big things right.
The Six-Day War 1967’s Gift to America
The importance of Israeli regional military supremacy to U.S. foreign policy in the Middle East.
Globalization The Iceberg Cometh
It’s a new convergence of the twain: The iceberg of anti-globalism approaches the ship of Western democracy.
Thrillers The Way We Live Now
George Walden’s “Tony Underwood” trilogy reveals truths only fiction can tell.
Economic History The End of a Dream?
America’s great age of growth is over and discontentment drives our politics. Yet there’s hope of modest economic advances, if only we clear the way.
The Fractured Future America in a New World
The post-Cold War era is over. The U.S. finds itself in a new phase of security competition—one that will pose a unique challenge when it comes to coalition management.
The Obama Doctrine: Responses A Close Reading
If history is to continue to bend in the direction President Obama favors, it will need ongoing assistance from the United States.
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