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.
Republicans and Democrats have every reason to compromise and ratify the agreement.
New negotiations could be Tehran’s only option.
Anti-migration parties may become victims of their own success.
Obscured by chaos and dysfunction, the White House is pursuing approaches that are better than they seem.
Legislators must reinsert themselves into the trade policymaking process.
The United States caused many of the planet’s problems and can still unmake them—but only if its politicians face up to the challenge.
Jugaad once symbolized immense potential, but the endless shortcuts are now holding the country back.