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Under Trump, U.S. Allies in Asia May Look to Themselves for Security

Q&A with Lindsey Ford, director of Asian security at the Asia Society Policy Institute.


Why a Trump Presidency Might Not Be as Awful as We Fear

Can he be reined in from the rhetoric of his campaign?

Shadow Government

A Good Start

Donald Trump's very first steps as president-elect were about the best that could be hoped for.

Shadow Government

From Now On, Let’s Hold Intelligence Briefings After the Election

Presidential candidates no longer need, and often do not want, classified intelligence information at this phase in the election cycle.

Shadow Government

A Disappointing, Depressing Debate

Neither of the candidates said much that was new.

Shadow Government

The World Was Watching Monday’s Debate, but the Candidates Had Little to Say About the Rest of the World

Neither candidate committed a major new foreign policy gaffe — just, alas, a bunch of old familiar ones — but the debate did not offer much insight.

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