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The incoming national security advisor aims to ax dozens of White House officials as he dismantles McMaster’s NSC.
If you squint at Trump’s new national security advisor, you might see some silver linings.
Failure to prepare properly would carry significant risks.
From “Bomb, Bomb Iran” to a preemptive strike on North Korea, the former Bush official promises a much more belligerent foreign policy.
Is the end of democracy as we know it near? Yascha Mounk sets out to answer in his new book, “The People vs. Democracy.”
Contrary to conventional wisdom, the neighbors are finding ways to make it work.
Tillerson gave a four-minute farewell speech to State Department employees. His legacy will last much longer.
Contrary to conventional wisdom, solutions to many of the world’s toughest problems already exist—you just need to know where to look for them.
Exporting British Columbia’s abundant energy resources should have been a slam dunk. How did a multibillion-dollar dream go up in smoke?
Kurdish officials once dreamed of forging their own state out of the ashes of the war against the Islamic State. Now they are fighting for their very survival.
There’s nothing wrong with political tribes that can’t be fixed by what’s right with them.