The presidential historian Timothy Naftali notes there’s no historical precedent for delaying an election, even in the middle of major wars, but Trump’s Republican Party is all about holding on to power.
A renowned “good cop” says police abuse and corruption are like the coronavirus, infecting departments throughout the world.
A scholar of Indian politics says Modi’s unilateral move to revoke the disputed territory’s status “suggests a willingness to flout basic norms of democracy.”
Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid speaks on how to stand up against the far-right.
Michael Waltz, Congress’s first Green Beret, talks about the new Space Force and America’s budding commercial launch industry.
Latvia’s foreign minister on the demise of the U.S. missile treaty with Russia and NATO’s new focus on China.
Veteran diplomat William Burns on the U.S. president, Putin, Iraq, and the “militarization” of American diplomacy.
Former President Barack Obama’s arms control czar says Trump gained by showing he’s “not a soft touch.”
The president of Pakistani Kashmir explains why his country deserves far more credit for its role in the disputed region.
In reprisal for a deadly terrorist attack in Kashmir, the Indian government says it will divert river waters that downstream Pakistan has been counting on.
Former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni discusses the upcoming Israeli election and why she bowed out.
On the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution, a former political prisoner assesses the prospect of change in Iran.