Arguing Against Evil
August 04, 2015
Liberal hawks and neocons' Congress for Cultural Freedom delusion.
If there were any justice, there would be an outbreak of “Support Our Diplomats” bumper stickers.
This Professor Refuses to Disclose Her Work for an Autocratic Regime. Here's What Happened When I Confronted Her.
January 22, 2015
She demanded to know my cholesterol count.
Curators as Kissingers: Can Museums Repair Diplomatic Relations?
October 17, 2014
Art can often reach places that politics cannot.
'Talking Peace' provided a perspective on leadership as a combination of stubbornness, a moral compass, and an appetite for risk.
The Explosive, Inside Story of How John Kerry Built an Israel-Palestine Peace Plan—and Watched It Crumble
July 20, 2014
The death of a peace plan—and the makings of a new Middle East disaster.
The Laingen memo will make you cringe—but it's a good bet it's been read by everyone involved in the current nuclear talks.
Just What Are America's Options in Iraq?
June 13, 2014
In the aftermath of ISIS’s seizure of major cities in Iraq, the U.S. has been caught without a grand strategy in the Middle East.
John Kerry Doomed the Israeli-Palestinian Talks by Refusing to Consider a Transition Agreement
May 12, 2014
The American team has pushed the Palestinians to sign an agreement they are clearly not ready for.
Tuvalu (pop. 10,782) has turned its back on big bad Vladimir Putin.