Biden’s foreign-policy gatekeepers tell diplomats to hold their calls—until they’re in charge.
FP asked leading global thinkers which foreign-policy issues have been missing from the election campaign. Philip Zelikow writes about rebuilding a broken foreign service.
A veteran observer of elections in troubled countries describes the undeniable parallels.
To fully participate in the current as well as future economy, huge swaths of the population will need to take a bridge across the digital divide.
There wasn’t much talk of international affairs in the final debate of the 2020 campaign—and when there was, both candidates defended flawed approaches to North Korea.
Some hard-won active advice for staging a national vote during a pandemic.
Tough on China or not, a second term would only spell more misery for Tibetans and other communities victimized by Beijing.
By painting Biden as a far-left sympathizer, Trump is getting a late-election bounce with Florida’s normally Democratic-leaning Colombian community.
Trump versus Biden is not just about the United States. The whole world is watching the Nov. 3 election to see how U.S. foreign policy may change in the coming months.
Niche foreign-policy issues could become make-or-break affairs for battleground races, from Cuba for Florida Latinos to the treatment of Somali refugees in Minnesota.
Daily takes by leading global thinkers on the most important foreign-policy issues not being talked about during the campaign.
It doesn’t matter if Russia actually sways the vote. What matters is whether Americans think it did.
The presidential transition of power has long been a weakness of the U.S. political system. But never more so than now.
The bestselling book “Caste” brilliantly frames racial hierarchies in the United States but largely ignores the horrors of India’s caste structure.
The managing director and the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund lay out a strategy for sustained recovery.
The Chilean term “facho” evokes the image of Chile’s fascist past—but also of present-day tenacity that thumbs its nose at institutional power.
The country has been heading for a reckoning for a while—here’s why anger is boiling over now.
Corporate mergers and backstage coercion have expanded Putin’s control.
Long considered climate policy’s problem case, India is exceeding targets and breaking records thanks to fast-advancing technology.
Companies that make microelectronics for the Pentagon argue that the current bill could maintain U.S. defense dependency on China rather than fix it.
For me, Diplomacy is an addictive quarantine hobby. For my high school frenemy, it was training for the Trump administration.
A once-meaningful event has been hollowed out. Here’s how to fix it.
In a new book, Fareed Zakaria draws some hard but unavoidable conclusions about dealing with future viruses.
After a year of chaos, a familiar face is returning to the top of a country that desperately wants change.
Trump's foreign-policy instincts might be more sound—but he has forfeited the chance to lead.
Bangladesh, once far behind, just surpassed India in GDP per capita. All the more reason for Modi to focus on the right reforms.
Ignoring the central role of race and colonialism in world affairs precludes an accurate understanding of the modern state system.
International relations theorists once explored racism. What has the field lost by giving that up?
Nine experts on the future of education after the pandemic.
September brought a devastating fire at a Greek migrant camp and the death of a U.S. Supreme Court icon—plus a mass whale stranding in Australia, fires in California, and protests against police violence around the world.
The burning of the Moria refugee camp in Lesbos has exposed the EU’s short-sighted, inhumane, and ineffective approach to asylum.