The Myth of a Better Deal
From imaginary weapons of mass destruction to fantastical currency unions, “magical thinking” in foreign policy leads to nothing but catastrophe. Let’s not do the same with Iran.
The Playbook for the Syrian War Has Already Been Written — in Iraq
Why Obama should bomb Assad the way Clinton bombed Saddam.
How About We Take Their Word For It
Do we really want the North Koreans to prove they can launch a nuke with a missile?
Billion Dollar Baby
Kim Jong Un scares the Pentagon into blowing a ton of money on its failed missile defense.
North Korea’s Big Bang
Did Pyongyang just take a big step toward an arsenal of nuclear-tipped missiles?