On the road again….

In case anyone’s wondering why I’ve fallen silent, it’s not because I think everything is hunky-dory and there’s nothing worth discussing. The real reason is that I’ve been traveling non-stop the past couple of days, speaking at a Council on Foreign Relations conference on "NATO at 60" (short version of my remarks: NATO deserves a ...

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Stephen M. Walt
By , a columnist at Foreign Policy and the Robert and Renée Belfer professor of international relations at Harvard University.

In case anyone's wondering why I've fallen silent, it's not because I think everything is hunky-dory and there's nothing worth discussing. The real reason is that I've been traveling non-stop the past couple of days, speaking at a Council on Foreign Relations conference on "NATO at 60" (short version of my remarks: NATO deserves a well-earned retirement, meaning that it remains intact but becomes a lot less active), and giving talks on the Israel lobby at American University and University of Virginia. One more day in DC, and then I'll spend the weekend catching up (and offering a few thoughts on some of the things I thought about on the road).

In case anyone’s wondering why I’ve fallen silent, it’s not because I think everything is hunky-dory and there’s nothing worth discussing. The real reason is that I’ve been traveling non-stop the past couple of days, speaking at a Council on Foreign Relations conference on "NATO at 60" (short version of my remarks: NATO deserves a well-earned retirement, meaning that it remains intact but becomes a lot less active), and giving talks on the Israel lobby at American University and University of Virginia. One more day in DC, and then I’ll spend the weekend catching up (and offering a few thoughts on some of the things I thought about on the road).

Stephen M. Walt is a columnist at Foreign Policy and the Robert and Renée Belfer professor of international relations at Harvard University. Twitter: @stephenwalt

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