Elephants in the Room is a blog about U.S. foreign policy in the age of Trump, written by experienced GOP policymakers, scholars, and others not currently working in the new administration. It is curated by co-editors Peter D. Feaver and William Inboden.
The United States owes a great debt to its 41st president.
From being wary about the Middle East to protecting America’s intelligence services, the former president was far more prescient than he’s often given credit for.
Once sanctions are back in full force, the United States needs to be ready for the worst.
Voters are manifesting their profound unhappiness with the status quo. Jair Bolsonaro is the result.
Beijing’s authoritarian political warfare demands a strong response.
It’s not too late for Trump’s departing U.N. ambassador to cut Washington’s peacekeeping costs.
With the Arctic melting and northern coast guards struggling to keep up, the next disaster is a matter of when, not if.