Editor-at-large, The American Interest Online.
Legal Coup Pakistan’s Sharif Resigns
This is much less a win for transparency and democracy than it may at first seem. It’s business-as-usual politics in a country where civilian power is little more than wispy piece of gauze veiling military rule.
The Way Forward Trump Delivers in Rust Belt
Democrats had better wake up and compete, or they risk another shellacking next year—and in 2020.
The Mueller Effect President Trump Sweats in Public
Could it be that the President is less worried about the probe of his Russia dealings than about a general investigation with no set limits?
Moral... and Smart Macron Denounces Anti-Semitism
The French President’s statement helps consolidate the middle ground in France that he hopes will back him while enhancing his moral and political stature in both Germany and the United States.
Erdogan on Paris Show Me the Money!
A climate change of heart? Turkey could leave Paris accord if it doesn’t get the promised cash.