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.
Before their Helsinki summit, the U.S. president has given his Russian counterpart little reason to take him seriously.
Maduro’s autocratic regime is going after María Corina Machado because she is fearless and incorruptible. She needs Washington’s support.
Trump's unilateral negotiating strategy will fail unless the United States collaborates with its regional allies — and adversaries — to forge a lasting peace.
If populism sweeps to power in Mexico, the country's foreign policy will return to the 1930s.
Some Colombians fear that their country could go the way of Venezuela.
The country's institutions are not a counterweight to Hezbollah, but its enablers.
The G-7 and Singapore summits have put on display breathtaking strategic incoherence and appalling moral vacuity on the part of the Trump administration.