Shadow Government

Five Questions for Obama Ahead of Xi Jinping’s Visit

What the United States plans to do when China supplants it as the world's leading economy is the most pressing question in American politics.


Maduro’s Wag the Dog Moment

With tanking poll numbers, an economy in free-fall, and an opposition that's out for blood, is Venezuela's president manufacturing a national crisis to buy himself time?

Shadow Government

Is Argentina’s Presidential Frontrunner the Next Hero of Latin America’s Left?

Daniel Scioli, who won the most votes on Aug. 10 in the first round of Argentina’s presidential primaries, is the apparent favorite of Latin America’s ...


Not Much of a Debate

When it came to foreign policy last night, the GOP contenders showed they still have a lot to learn.

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