Welcome Back to Kissinger’s World
Neoconservatism has died, and liberal internationalism is discredited. Perhaps it’s time to return to the ideas of one of the last century’s greatest realists.
When Zombie Neoconservatives Attack
Why most Americans are right about foreign policy, and David Brooks is wrong.
The Foreign-Policy Establishment Reeks of Desperation
After years of failure, elites have only name-calling left.
Want to Win the Midterms? Spend Less on War
The intensification of the liberal-neoconservative alliance under Trump is not good news for Democrats.
John Bolton Is a National Security Threat
John Bolton wants regime change in North Korea and Iran, and he’ll do whatever it takes to get it.
Trump Passes on Elliott Abrams for State Dept., Throwing Open Selection Process
The White House continues its search for an experienced hand after the president rejected a controversial neoconservative.
Hillary Clinton, Neocon?
With terror in Brussels swamping the news cycle last week, speeches delivered to AIPAC’s Policy Conference by four leading U.S. presidential candidates, outlining their approaches to the Middle East, received less attention than they might have. That’s too bad.
Dick Cheney Was for the Iran Deal Before He Was Against It
The former veep's bloviating at the American Enterprise Institute today was hypocritical baloney.
The Last Neocon
Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper has been a hawk since the days of W. His looming defeat could finally mean an end to one of the most controversial foreign-policy eras in recent history.
Lindsey Graham Should Have Bombed His Cell Phone to Stay On-Message
South Carolina's hawkish senator dials up a response to Donald Trump's revealing his personal cell-phone number.