Shadow Government is a blog about U.S. foreign policy in the age of Trump, written by experienced policymakers, scholars, and practitioners from the loyal Democrat opposition. It is co-edited by Derek Chollet, Colin Kahl, and Julie Smith.
State Department officials who find themselves wrapped up in the Trump impeachment inquiry will need public support for years to come.
Enlisting Beijing to interfere in the U.S. election is no joke.
Under Trump, the relationship between the two populations has suffered. The next president should change that.
But in the United States, they show no signs of abatement.
Rather than distributing military burdens equitably, Washington’s rollbacks weaken both the United States and its allies.
A new administration could re-enter the accord within 60 days.
If Democrats win in 2020, they should work with America’s regional allies to strike a new nuclear agreement while showing zero tolerance for Tehran’s regional destabilization campaign.
Trump’s trade wars aren’t just about him or China—but global economic imbalances that the next U.S. administration will still have to address.
The only way to save journalism is to make readers direct participants in making, and paying for, the media.