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How Washington Could Become a Fed Case

Irwin M. Stelzer

Crazy times could be ahead for the economy and Congress...

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Defend The United States Rather Than Destroy North Korea

Richard Weitz

The grim reality is that North Korea will soon have intercontinental ballistic missile capable of striking the United States with nuclear warheads...

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The United States and Canada Can Make Space Great Again Together

Sean Kelly & Christopher Sands

Sean Kelly and Christopher Sands on CSA/NASA Collaboration...

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Don't Forget About Lindsey Graham's Other Big Proposal

Irwin M. Stelzer

The South Carolina senator wants to tax carbon emissions. It's an idea worth considering...

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How to Help Iraq’s Religious Minorities

Nina Shea

Trump should undo an Obama policy that largely blocks them from getting U.S. aid...

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Stopping the Drug Epidemic

John P. Walters

John Walters on Ways to Address the Crisis...

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What Really Drives China's North Korea Policy?

Abram N. Shulsky & Lewis Libby

Abram Shulsky and Lewis Libby on the Efforts to Combat the Kim Regime...

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The Real Culprit Behind North Korea’s Missile Threat May Be Vladimir Putin

Arthur Herman

The Russians may have given North Korea technical help in building nuclear weapons...

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Winning Again Is Angela Merkel’s Easiest Task

Walter Russell Mead

The world may be expecting more than Germany is able to deliver...

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The Nuclear Deal Is Only Half of It

Lee Smith

Our Iran Problems Run Far Deeper, Thanks to Obama...

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Donald and Chuck and Nancy

Irwin M. Stelzer

President Trump has decided that enough is enough and will work with Democrats instead of Republicans...

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Democratic and Republican Elites Are Using Trump to Whitewash 16 Years of Foreign-Policy Disasters

Lee Smith

Successive two-term administrations made a mess of the Middle East. Who will clean up?...

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The Education of Emmanuel Macron

Benjamin Haddad

‘Governing from the center does not produce the same enthusiasm and vitality as a start-up campaign’...

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The Jewish Spies Who Helped the British Defeat the Ottoman Empire in World War I

Douglas J. Feith

The achievements and sacrifice of a family of Palestinian Jews helped to secure both victory in war and Great Britain’s endorsement of Zionism...

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New Appointments Give Clues on Trump's European Policy

Benjamin Haddad

Wess Mitchell nominated for Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs...

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Bush, Obama & Trump: The Evolution of the United States’ Counter-Terrorism Policy Post 9/11

Douglas J. Feith

On September 12th, Douglas Feith participated in an event held by the Herzliya Interdisciplinary Center's International Institute for Counter-Terroris...

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Why Russia Won't Help More on North Korea

Hannah Thoburn

Weakening sanctions against the Kim regime is one way Putin shows he won’t cave to international pressure...

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Want to Build a Real Community? First, Know Your Enemies

Douglas J. Feith & Irina Nevzlin

In America and Israel, it’s vital we know who’s in and who’s out...

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Regional War and the Middle East

Hillel Fradkin & Lewis Libby

Hillel Fradkin and Lewis Libby on the Looming Crisis...

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Myanmar's Buddhist Persecutors of Christians and Muslims

Lela Gilbert

Lela Gilbert on the Plight of the Rohingya and Christians...

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The Road from Paris Might Lead to Lower Emissions

Irwin M. Stelzer

Irwin Stelzer on Trump's Withdrawal from the Climate Accord...

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What Democrats Have Wrong on DACA and the Dreamers

Irwin M. Stelzer

The Issue Isn't Illegal Immigration — It's the Limits of Executive Authority...

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About That Other Nuclear Threat…

Michael Doran

Is the Trump Administration Trying to Blow Up the Iran Deal — Or Just Playing Hardball?...

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What America Should Do Next in the Middle East

Michael Doran & Peter Rough

Michael Doran and Peter Rough on Obama's Foreign Policy...

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Terror & Slow Justice

Ann Marlowe

Ann Marlowe on the 1989 Hijacking of UTA 772...

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Does Trump Want a Nuclear Japan?

Walter Russell Mead

Walter Russell Mead on the North Korean Crisis...

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North Korea Levels New Threats Against Guam

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

Rebeccah Heinrichs on Trump's Missile Defense Strategy...

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How America Helped Make Vladimir Putin Dictator for Life

David Satter

Did the U.S. choose to ignore the source of 1999 bombings that propelled the security-agency bureaucrat to the top post he has never relinquished?...

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Trump’s Reassuring Hurricane Response

Tevi Troy

The White House has shown a focus on Harvey that extends even to the president’s Twitter feed...

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Business in a Common Tongue

Melanie Kirkpatrick

Melanie Kirkpatrick reviews ‘The Language of Global Success’ by Tsedal Neeley...

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Bryan McGrath on Recent Incidents With U.S. Navy Ships

Bryan McGrath

The Overall Readiness of the Naval Warfare Service Branch...

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Is Trump Gearing Up for a Trade War With China?

Irwin M. Stelzer

NAFTA Talks Are Just a Sideshow. The Looming Battle with China over Intellectual Property is More Important...

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Aparna Pande Discusses Trump's Af-Pak Strategy in Facebook Live Interview

Aparna Pande

Aparna Pande was interviewed on Facebook Live by Firstpost regarding the part India plays in President Trump's Afghanistan-Pakistan policy...

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Can Macron Deliver?

Jonas Parello-​Plesner

Jonas Parello-Plesner on Europe's Foreign and Security Policy Challenges...

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For Those In Peril On The Sea

Bryan McGrath

On August 23rd, Bryan McGrath appeared on NPR's 1A podcast to discuss the crisis in the Navy due to a string of recent incidents....

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Trump, Afghanistan, and India

Aparna Pande

Aparna Pande on Trump, Modi, and Afghanistan...

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Steve Bannon Isn’t Going Away

Walter Russell Mead

Walter Russell Mead on Bannon's Post-Trump Strategy...

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Three Questions Arising From Recent U.S. Navy Collisions

Bryan McGrath

Recent collisions raise questions about U.S. Navy operations and the standards of seamanship and navigation practiced in the fleet...

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Russia Bans Jehovah's Witnesses

Lela Gilbert

Russia has banned Jehovah's Witnesses as an extremist organization...

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The "Winner Takes All" Bubble

Brendan Brown

Stock market booms are usually founded on great optimism about the economic future...

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Impact of Steve Bannon's Departure on President Trump's Foreign Policy

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

On August 18, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the departure of chief Trump strategist Steve Bannon, and its impact on U.S. foreign ...

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A Tale of Two "Deflationary" Booms – The Gilded Age vs. Today

Brendan Brown

The forces of globalization during the past two decades have been stronger than at any time since the era of “the Great Deflation”...

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You Probably Think This Art Is About You

Carolyn Stewart

How selfie-taking reconfigures our relationship to art...

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Another Defense Against North Korea's Missiles: Drones

Arthur Herman

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un appears to have backed away from his threat to fire missiles toward the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam...

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North Korea Worst Persecutor of Christians in the World

Lela Gilbert

There is good reason to fear the dangerous brinksmanship of North Korea's dictator Kim Jong Un...

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Trump Can Save Lives by Stopping Illegal Opioids at Their Source

John P. Walters & David W. Murray

The experience of the cocaine epidemic shows why it’s important to target the supply side...

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North Korean Leader Briefed on Plan to Attack Near Guam

Michael Pregent

On August 14th, Michael Pregent appeared on Fox Business to discuss North Korea's recent threats to Guam and the U.S. administration's possible course...

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Iranian Lawmakers Shout "Death to America" While Voting to raise Military, Missle Spending

Michael Pregent

On August 14th, Michael Pregent appeared on Fox News to discuss recent Iranian actions and their implications to the Iran nuclear deal....

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The Great Recession: Ten Years Later

Irwin M. Stelzer

A decade ago this week the financial crisis began. And it's President Trump's problem now...

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Trump Doesn't Need Authorization to Fight ISIS, But Get One Anyway

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

President Trump doesn’t need authorization from Congress to finish his annihilation campaign against the Islamic State and other Islamist militants...

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Russian Jet Enters U.S. Airspace

Richard Weitz

Richard Weitz on U.S.-Russia Relations...

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Russia's Pothole Predicament

Peter Podkopaev & Natalie Duffy

Beneath the Pavement, Corruption...

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Erdogan's Turkey Increasingly Dangerous for Christians

Lela Gilbert

What a stunning, intriguing travel destination Turkey used to be. And once upon a time, it was a uniquely safe and secular state remarkably free of ex...

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North Korea Warns Guam

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

On August 9th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss North Korea's recent threats to Guam. iframe#1...

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10 Years After the Financial Crisis

Irwin M. Stelzer

On August 9th, Irwin Stelzer appeared on BBC World Service to discuss the 10 year anniversary of the financial crisis, speaking of the causes for the ...

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Trump’s Syria Strategy Hinges on Russia

Peter Rough

Peter Rough on the U.S.'s Syria dilemma...

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Africa's Christians Targeted by Islamic Terrorists

Lela Gilbert

Radical Islamism is sweeping across the world’s second largest landmass...

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Israel Boycott Backlash: ‘This Is Not the DSA I Founded’

Ronald Radosh

The Democratic Socialists of America has tripled in size since 2016—and alienated some of its original members in the process...

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Immigration Anxieties, Then and Now

Walter Russell Mead

Walter Russell Mead on the 1924 Johnson-Reed Immigration Act...

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A Teachable Moment

Martha Bayles

The Trump presidency is giving Americans a crash course in civics. Are we capable of sharing the lessons with the world?...

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The U.S. and South Korea Discuss North Korea

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

On August 7th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss a call between President Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in regarding rece...

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Beware the Ides of September, Mr. President

Irwin M. Stelzer

The economy is booming now. But next month is typically the worst for the markets...

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Aparna Pande Mumbai Book Launch

Aparna Pande

From Chanakya To Modi: The Evolution Of India’s Foreign Policy...

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When It Comes to the Navy, Size Matters

Bryan McGrath

There are many complex questions in modern life that, because of our simplicity, we tend to distill into elementary oppositions. Among these are na...

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Trump Is Right On North Korea

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

Usually the most convincing way to look willing is to be willing,” so said the nuclear theorist Herman Kahn. North Korea’s Kim Jong Un has tested ...

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Pakistan is a 'Partial' Democracy

Husain Haqqani

On August 3rd, Ambassador Husain Haqqani appeared on Amanpour on CNN International to discuss Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif being forced from ...

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Arming Japan & South Korea With Nukes To Counter North Korea Can Lead To Bigger Problems

Arthur Herman

Arthur Herman appeared on the Brian Kilmeade Show on Fox News Radio to discuss the best way to reign in Kim Jong Un...

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New Pressure on U.S.-China Relationship In Wake of Latest North Korean Missile Test

Rebeccah L. Heinrichs

On August 2nd, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss North Korea's recent missile test and its impact on U.S.-China relations...

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Should Left-Wing Activists Like Linda Sarsour Be Allowed to Divide America Through the Census?

John Fonte & Mike Gonzalez

Somewhere in the bowels of the Office of Management and Budget sit two proposals on how to rewrite the 2020 census—and force America further ...

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