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Trump's Nationalism
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Worshipping at the Altar of the Nation

Behind Trump’s trade, immigration, and national security rhetoric lurks a greater danger: the conversion of liberal nationalism into an illiberal cult.

the long war
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Obama’s Failed Legacy in Afghanistan

How the President took a bad situation in Afghanistan and made it even worse.

Debating Democracy Promotion
What Realists Get Wrong About Niebuhr

Reinhold Niebuhr’s work is in vogue these days, but his champions fail to appreciate how his Christian faith informed his views of foreign affairs.

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Hugging the News Cycle
Ideology

Dogmatic right-wing politics has always been oriented around the idea of decline—the sense that everything good is slipping away, and that the slide must be arrested before it’s too late.

The Burgeoning Burgos

Will Mexico be the first to replicate America’s fracking success?

Under Pressure

But this may be more about pressuring Pyongyang than chastising Cairo.

Pressuring Pyongyang

Treasury turns up the heat on Pyongyang’s enablers in Moscow and Beijing.

April 8 2024

This year’s total solar eclipse was fun, but the next one will expose solar power’s biggest weakness.

German Election Watch

With her opponents already on the back foot, Merkel takes aim at the former SDP leader’s Russian business ties.

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