Picking Up the Pieces at the Pentagon
Firing Hagel was the easy part. Finding a new Pentagon chief capable of dealing with the Islamic State, a micromanaging White House, and angry Republicans will be far harder.
Is Inequality a Bigger Threat than the Islamic State?
In the Age of Fear, the sensational always overtakes the important.
The Midterm’s Mantra of Fear and Loathing
Don’t kid yourselves; from the Islamic State to Ukraine to Iran, foreign policy mattered in Tuesday's elections.
The Obama Administration Has a Kiss-and-Tell Problem
In its excitement to trumpet the coalition against the Islamic State, the U.S. is outing partners before they're ready to go steady.