What Did Trump Know About His Son’s Meeting, and When Did He Know It?
The administration has resorted to slippery statements and obfuscations, but the truth is closing in around it.
Donald Trump’s Peace Through Strength Vision for the Asia-Pacific
How the Republican nominee will rewrite America’s relationship with Asia.
The United States Needs a Post-Election Peace Plan
I study fractured societies from post-war Côte d’Ivoire to post-Arab Spring Tunisia. Here’s how the next president can heal a divided electorate.
Vladimir Putin Won’t Be Sweating the Election Result on Tuesday
Moscow insiders say it doesn’t matter who wins on November 8. Putin has America right where he wants it.
How to Turn Things Around in Syria
I’m the only presidential candidate with a plan to bring an end to the worst crisis in the Middle East.
This Moment, This America
This election is revealing not only the greatness of democracy but the greatness of the American people. Now go vote.
Donald Trump Can’t Undermine American Democracy Because It Barely Even Exists
And anyway, we’ve survived far more serious threats than this loathsome joker in the past.
What if You Built a Wall and Nobody Came?
Regardless of who pays for it, how high it is, how long, or how beautiful, the Trump Wall will be useless for keeping out immigrants trying to cross the border illegally.
The 18 Essential Foreign-Policy Questions Clinton and Trump Need to Answer
Want to be commander in chief? You'll need to get through our columnists first.
Sorry Folks, Veterans Are Not Necessarily Experts on Foreign Policy
Just because you’ve worn a uniform doesn’t make you uniquely qualified to offer political judgment on matters of state.
Trump and Clinton Have No Idea How to Deal With Putin
Murky links to Moscow and speculation of Kremlin interference have dominated the U.S. election. So how come neither candidate has a coherent Russia policy?
Sanders Backers Say DNC Leak Won’t Unravel Party Unity Bid — Protesters Say Otherwise
There’s division about whether the suspected Russian hack that’s forced out the DNC chair will impact the Democrats ultimately coming together behind Clinton.
The Bosnian War Cables
The 20th anniversary of the Dayton Peace Accords is a time to reflect on the power of American diplomacy. But it is also a time for a reckoning of America’s dismal diplomatic response to genocide in the heart of Europe.
More Than 21 Years Later, Washington Faces Another Problem From Hell
The U.S. and its allies failed to stop Rwanda from descending into genocide. With Burundi teetering on the brink, they are facing a new and very dangerous test.
Did Hillary Clinton Rise Above the Rest in the First Democratic Debate?
This was the moment when the former secretary of state proved she has the goods to be the nominee.
Clinton’s TPP Paradox: Why Is the Trade Pact Worse than the Iran Deal?
The democratic presidential contender is using the same logic to oppose the the trade deal that she excoriated in the critics of the nuclear agreement.
Livestream: Hillary Clinton Addresses U.N., Press Conference Likely to Follow
Watch a livestream of Hillary Clinton's address to the United Nations, which will reportedly be followed with a press conference to address her email scandal.