Journey’s End: Warsaw and Budapest

April 5, 2017 A shift is emerging in Eastern Europe.

Trump’s Dilemma

March 29, 2017 President Donald Trump’s ability to make changes depends on whether his support rises or falls.

Notes from Europe’s Periphery

March 22, 2017 Both ends of the Continent’s periphery are shifting away from the core.

The Deep State

March 15, 2017 It does in fact exist, but not how you think.

North Korea Is Approaching the Red Line

March 8, 2017 The regime appeared to be bluffing about nuclear weapons, but has that changed?

Nationalism and Liberal Democracy

March 1, 2017 Tension between nationalism and liberal democracy is not what is haunting us today.

NATO, the Middle East and Eastern Europe

Feb. 22, 2017 NATO’s mission has shifted, but are its members willing to meet the new challenges?

Technocracy, Liberal Democracy and the Division of Our Time

Feb. 15, 2017 The idea that expertise ought to guide our political life is at odds with the principle of national self-determination.

US Strategies in the Middle East

Feb. 8, 2017 Washington must choose sides.

Immigration Chaos

Feb. 1, 2017 As long as illegal immigration is permitted, the foundations of American culture are at risk.

Thinking Through Trump’s Views on the Islamic State

Jan. 25, 2017 The president has said he will eradicate IS, but how might this happen?

NATO and the United States

Jan. 18, 2017 The president-elect has pointed out a reality many choose to ignore.