Adding 8,000 foreign service officers won’t solve America’s diplomatic problems. State needs to prioritize data science, expand strategic planning, and encourage mid-career training, too.
New technologies enable Russia and China to destroy U.S. bases and logistics networks—including those on the homeland.
Russia has started using the West’s own reporting against it. Here’s how to respond.
Victory for the hard-line political dynasty spells dark times for democracy.
Until the country can address its own economic problems, agreements like the RCEP may do more harm than good.
The upcoming vote is a prime test of public opinion—if the government lets it happen.
Bolsonaro sent the troops to put out the flames, but now they may be looking to other enemies.
Putin’s apparent victories in spreading Russian influence are mirages, some of which have come at a great cost.
Progressives need to learn how to use American market power for good.
It’s not the disease that’s worrisome—it’s the Chinese government’s response to it.
In the name of fighting illegal immigration, the EU, the United States, and Australia are emboldening authoritarian regimes, fueling abuses and corruption, and stoking intolerance at home.
Spain used to be seen as Europe’s exception due to its lack of an ultranationalist xenophobic party. Now the upstart Vox holds more than 50 seats in the parliament.