Tokyo must protect world-class arms suppliers against spies and cyberattacks... Continue Reading
On January 18th, Peter Rough appeared on the ORF III program "Inside Washington" to discuss President Trump's first year in office.
How is North Korea improving its ICBMs so quickly? It’s not afraid of a test failure — or six... Continue Reading
Has Trump given up on expanding the size of the fleet? If so, there’s still time to reverse course... Continue Reading
On January 17th, Walter Russell Mead appeared on NPR to discuss American foreign policy in President Trump's first year in office...
The Trump administration’s get-tough approach to Pakistan’s alleged double-dealing does not go nearly far enough... Continue Reading
Modern scholars of politics revel in their complex descriptions of state action... Continue Reading
The FCC is launching a full-scale investigation into what went wrong in Hawaii, to make sure nothing like it happens anywhere again... Continue Reading
Iran’s brutal crackdown against protesters left at least 50 activists dead and landed nearly 4,000 in prison... Continue Reading
President Trump’s eruptions against Pakistan acknowledge a longstanding historical reality: for all practical purposes, Pakistan and the United States... Continue Reading
John Corvino, Ryan Anderson, and Sherif Girgis agree: religious liberty is good, discrimination is bad, and the clash between these values is complica... Continue Reading
Abolishing the filibuster and passing a balanced-budget amendment would be a start toward curing what ails American government... Continue Reading
The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act promises no relief from one big tax on income — the inflation tax... Continue Reading
Trump and Congress could forge a new consensus by enacting a law making the nuclear limits permanent... Continue Reading
President Trump Trump should publicize the Iranian regime’s corruption.... Continue Reading
From outside the Beltway, Washington for years has appeared to be besieged by political intrigue... Continue Reading
U.S. foreign policy feels as polarized as ever. But a new consensus is forming... Continue Reading
The gradual, deadly constriction of freedom in one small country... Continue Reading
A new book by David Patrikarakos explores how social media has changed armed conflict in the 21st century... Continue Reading
If Trump set your teeth on edge in 2017, prepare for a grinding 2018. The story coming out of the White House is that the need to garner congressional... Continue Reading
More than any other country, Germany has profited from the post–Cold War international system.... Continue Reading
Putin turns insurgencies into tools for gaining leverage over his neighbors and the international system more broadly... Continue Reading
As 2017 drew to an end, the media missed one of the biggest news stories of the year: the persecution of Christians around the world... Continue Reading
The current administration seeks to make space a public policy priority... Continue Reading
On January 3rd, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the recent exchange of threats between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim ...
This is Trump’s opportunity in 2018 to give events a push, where and when it’s most needed.... Continue Reading
In the new China, there are no stones. Maybe not even the river is left. There is a bullet train, driving full speed ahead before the daw... Continue Reading
On January 2nd, Ambassador Husain Haqqani appeared on CNN International to discuss the Pakistani government summoning the U.S. ambassador over Preside...
Because they have lost the ability to cover real news when it happens... Continue Reading
On December 29th, Samuel Tadros appeared on Al-Hurra TV to discuss President Trump's foreign policy in his first year in office.
Beijing has discovered a slick and sophisticated way to increase its influence in the region... Continue Reading
The United States should be able to count on Europe’s help in isolating Iran... Continue Reading
On December 26th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the planned $285 million cut to the UN budget.
The administration’s new security strategy is reminiscent of Pax Britannica... Continue Reading
On December 24th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss President Trump's comments on the Chinese allowing oil to go into North Korea.
The Trump administration’s National Security Strategy Report unveiled this week makes it a priority to “protect religious freedom and religious minori... Continue Reading
The 2017 National Security Strategy released Monday is a statement of Trump administration priorities... Continue Reading
On December 21st, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the UN General Assembly's resolution condemning the U.S. for recognizing Jerusale...
China’s global economic ambitions require help, and it’s entirely appropriate for the United Kingdom to offer it... Continue Reading
On December 19th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss a new Politico report regarding the Obama administration's handling of Hezbollah ...
The Trump administration’s strategic statement follows up on its vision of India as a partner of the United States... Continue Reading
The China threat and the U.S.-European convergence of interests... Continue Reading
The president recognizes important new realities in world affairs... Continue Reading
The grand ideological conflicts that began in 1917 are giving way to old-fashioned geopolitics... Continue Reading
On December 18th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss the U.S. veto on the Security Council resolution invalidating President Trump...
The Federal Communications Commission repealed vintage 2015 rules regulating the Internet that are popularly known as network neutrality. Th... Continue Reading
Increasingly dark ideologies, terrorist attacks, and dangerous political upheavals have gradually overshadowed Turkey’s many attractions... Continue Reading
Until the Palestinians realize that Israel is here to stay and start negotiating in earnest, it behooves Washington to signal that they are losing gro... Continue Reading
What is the nature of its confrontation with modern liberalism?... Continue Reading
The Argentine diesel-electric submarine ARA San Juan lost contact with its base at Mar del Plata on 15 November... Continue Reading
Public comments in government proceedings are intended to be a foundation of democratic participation... Continue Reading
For generations, Arab nationalists have rejected any non-Arab role in regional politics... Continue Reading
Low oil prices have so eroded Arab states’ power, they now see Israel as a protector... Continue Reading
On Wednesday, December 6, President Donald J. Trump officially announced his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital... Continue Reading
Douglas Feith appeared on the WSJ podcast to discuss Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and recent Israeli strikes in Syria...
To strengthen Europe and the transatlantic alliance in one fell swoop, Chancellor Merkel needs the courage to re-think Germany’s role in Europe... Continue Reading
It’s now clear that the high-water mark of Angela Merkel’s chancellorship was the day she opened Germany’s borders to a wave of asylum seekers... Continue Reading
On December 5th, Samuel Tadros was interviewed by the Orthodox Christian Network on the state on Middle Eastern Christians.
President Trump made many promises on the campaign trail, including one to greatly increase the size of the Navy... Continue Reading
on November 7, Indonesia’s Constitutional Court unanimously held as unconstitutional the legal requirement that Indonesians can identify only... Continue Reading
On December 4th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox Business to discuss the joint U.S.-South Korean war drills on the backdrop of escalating tensions ...
On December 4th, Richard Weitz appeared on SiriusXM POTUS to discuss North Korea's recent missile launch.
The DPRK’s recent progress in developing nuclear-armed missiles represents the most dangerous threat to global security... Continue Reading
Our politics has never been worse; but the economy is doing great... Continue Reading
In the fractured state of Lebanon, Hezbollah wields the largest club... Continue Reading
Assailants wearing military garb, some carrying ISIS flags, had struck Egypt once again... Continue Reading
On November 30th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss North Korea's latest missile launch and responses by American officials....
On November 30th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on CNN to discuss North Korea's latest missile launch...
Written Remarks, Herman Kahn Award Dinner, November 28, 2017... View PDF
Legal analysts claim that Carpenter v. United States is one of the most important Fourth Amendment cases in a decade... Continue Reading
How Lebanon came to host an information campaign designed to protect the pro-Iran policies of the Obama administration... Continue Reading
On November 28th, Bryan McGrath appeared on the Defense and Aerospace Report to discuss the U.S. Navy's reports on incidents involving four warships, ...
On November 27th, Brendan Brown appeared on the Bloomberg Markets AM podcast to discuss growth pullback and rate hikes.
Headlines would have readers believe the General with responsibility for the country’s nuclear deterrent is gearing up to defy President Trump... Continue Reading
Rather than making all men free, Trump aims to advance American interests and increase America’s military and economic strength... Continue Reading
The old Ma Bell and Time Warner both have histories of using distribution power in anticompetitive ways... Continue Reading
The goal now is less to make dreams come true than to keep nightmares at bay... Continue Reading
On November 25th, Rebeccah Heinrichs appeared on Fox News to discuss the latest terror attack on a mosque in Egypt.
The Republican tax proposal has the virtue of making clear a number of ugly political truths... Continue Reading
We won’t know till the end of this cycle how much mal-investment has occurred under the great monetary inflation which started in 2010... Continue Reading
Advocacy of legalized narcotics is not new, but Jeffrey Miron’s recent formulation combines ignorance and skewed accounting... Continue Reading
There’s no way to ever win against the Taliban if the heroin trade is left to flourish... Continue Reading
One professor suggests a new ‘Day of Atonement’ instead. But that’ll never happen—thankfully... Continue Reading
China's car manufacturers really are taking advantage of an unfair set of rules... Continue Reading
This time of year, during a long-awaited weekend of celebration, our minds turn toward feasts and family. The Thanksgiving holiday is a season of grat... Continue Reading
The development of global capitalism also drives economic conservatives to be selective in their historical memories... Continue Reading
A climate circus, a butter shortage, and Holocaust revisionism... Continue Reading
Presidential Legacies Shift Over Time...
The tempestuous president is overseeing a principled, far-reaching reform of agencies that had exceeded their constitutional writ... Continue Reading