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

NATO, the Middle East and Eastern Europe

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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

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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

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Feb. 8, 2017 Washington must choose sides.

Immigration Chaos

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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

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

NATO and the United States

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

Trump, the Presidency and Policymaking

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Jan. 11, 2017 What makes a president great isn’t what you think.

The Soviet Union and Russia: Tragedy and Farce

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Dec. 28, 2016 Russia’s recent military adventures have mostly aimed to create an illusion of strength.

Israel’s Disappearing Act

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Dec. 21, 2016 Israelis have benefited from not being a main focus in the Middle East.

Trump’s Dilemma

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Dec. 16, 2016 The president-elect’s ability to make changes depends on whether his support rises or falls.

Trump’s Mad Dog

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Dec. 7, 2016 It has become rare for top military officers to stand up to their civilian leaders.

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