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.
Under Trump, the relationship between the two populations has suffered. The next president should change that.
Blame U.S. blunders for the worsening crisis in the region.
But in the United States, they show no signs of abatement.
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.
The United States can build on its strategic toehold without buying the entire country.
Letting the country unravel isn't an exit strategy.
But the rest of the country definitely does.
A decade after the world bailed out finance, it’s time for finance to bail out the world.
Young people care a lot about climate change—but most of them can’t vote. Here’s how governments can adapt to accommodate them.
Crops already suck up a lot of carbon dioxide. One scientist thinks they can do much more.