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An open letter to the U.S. president on how to deal with the Islamic Republic—and his own administration.
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The death of Mohamed Morsi is the latest milestone along the country’s slide into terminal irrelevance.
Why most Americans are right about foreign policy, and David Brooks is wrong.
There are deep reasons that imagined communities will always be a powerful reality in international politics.
The country can’t form a government, its peace process is permanently stalled—and things have never been better.
Five global problems that are getting worse—and may never get better.
The country’s political system doesn't deserve the laments it’s recently received.