John B. Judis

Ending the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Is No Longer a Vital American Interest
August 10, 2014

Why Obama and Kerry have failed to end the war in Gaza.

The U.S. Airstrikes in Northern Iraq Are All About Oil
August 08, 2014

Here's the real reason Obama is sending warplanes back to Iraq.

Who Bears More Responsibility for the War in Gaza?
July 25, 2014

Hamas's rocket attacks may have been the immediate cause, but history tells a different story.

John Kerry's First Peace Effort in Israel and Palestine Failed, But Now He Needs to Try Again
July 09, 2014

Can the United States end the cycle of violence between Israelis and Palestinians?

Ten Reasons Why Baseball Is Better than Soccer
July 04, 2014

Ten reasons why baseball is better than soccer.

The Last Time the Supreme Court Meddled in Women's Health, It Was a Big Setback for the GOP
July 02, 2014

In 1990, Webster v. Reproductive Health Services lifted Democratic fortunes across the country. 

The Middle East That France and Britain Drew Is Finally Unravelling
And there's very little the U.S. can do to stop it
June 26, 2014

Now that map is crumbling.

Obama Has Two Options on Iraq. Both Are Terrible.
June 19, 2014

Obama hopes to keep Iraq from falling apart, but it is going to be very difficult.

Meet the Sarah Palin Enthusiast Who May Have Been the Best American Historian of His Generation
June 17, 2014

Martin J. Sklar, an American historian who has never received his due, died on April 27.

Democrats, Don't Dance on Cantor's Grave
Because you'll be digging your own in November
June 12, 2014

Because you'll be digging your own in November.