Foreign Policy

The U.S. Should Arm Ukraine—But Not Because This War Is Winnable
February 06, 2015

If enough Russians die in battle, the tide of public opinion will turn.

The Obama Administration Is Gifting War Machines to a Murderous Dictator
February 03, 2015

These Ferguson-style vehicles will likely be used against Uzbeks, not terrorists.

Republicans Are Blocking Ratification of Even the Most Reasonable International Treaties
Why do they oppose the Arms Trade Treaty? Because the NRA tells them to.
December 26, 2014

Why do they oppose the Arms Trade Treaty? Because the NRA tells them to.

Firing Chuck Hagel Won't Solve Obama's Foreign Policy Problems
November 24, 2014

In fact, it's going to get even worse.

Obama Is Still Making Promises About ISIS That He Won't Be Able to Keep
November 10, 2014

He's putting troops on the ground—but says they won't see combat. 

One Kid's Passport Could Determine the Future of Presidential Power
October 31, 2014

The president is an agent, not the sovereign.

What Do People in the Middle East Think About the Islamic State? These Poll Results Will Surprise You.
October 16, 2014

Only 3 percent of Egyptian adults approve of ISIS. (Then again, that's nearly 1.5 million people.)

No, Islamic State Militants Have Not Been Caught by U.S. Border Patrol
October 08, 2014

The government says a GOP congressman's claim is "categorically false."

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