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.
Here’s how Washington and Brussels can come to a compromise.
The question of a permanent U.S. military presence in Poland is complicated. The White House shouldn’t treat it as a vanity project.
Voters in the country’s upcoming name-change referendum should not allow nationalist opposition or foreign interference to stand in their way.
If Trump’s advisors are all off giving irrelevant speeches on old preoccupations, who is minding the president?
A year after the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya began, the United States is still dragging its feet.
On our podcast: Colin Kahl was targeted by Black Cube, the same company Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein hired to discredit his accusers.
By giving in on aid, Washington just lost its leverage in Cairo.
With the Arctic melting and northern coast guards struggling to keep up, the next disaster is a matter of when, not if.