Turkey’s Double ISIS Standard
Ankara claims to oppose the Islamic State. Its actions suggest otherwise.
The Trojan Horse of Russian Gas
Energy resources aren’t just a commodity – they’re a vehicle for Russia’s political ambitions.
It Is Not Time to Bomb North Korea
There’s no reason to start a devastating war when nonmilitary options are working.
Reports of Civilian Casualties in the War Against ISIS Are Vastly Inflated
U.S. officials care deeply about collateral damage and make every effort to investigate claims, which is why there has never been a more precise air campaign in the history of armed conflict.
Give Trump a Chance in the Middle East
Bush and Obama already helped destroy the region and damage U.S. interests there. How much worse could it get?
The Revolution Will Not Be Philosophized
If you choose not to condemn political violence, is that an expression of humility, or elitism?
The Atlantic Council Did Not Give a Global Citizen Award to Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba
And the allegation that we received funding to nominate him for the award is preposterous.
The George W. Bush Administration Still Lives in a World of Make-Believe
A recent review of my biography of President Bush reaffirms the arguments it seeks to dispute.
28 Pages, Zero Proof of Anything
It should be clear to even the most die-hard conspiracy theorists that the argument for official Saudi involvement in 9/11 is bogus.
Ukraine’s History Is in Good Hands
Josh Cohen’s article claims that I, and others, are “whitewashing” Ukraine’s past. What we are really doing is de-Sovietizing it.
The Other Side of Leopoldo López
Roberto Lovato’s article claiming to be about the bona fides of our client's democratic credentials wasn't that at all.
The Recline! Response (Part 2)
Kristin Lord, Suzanne Nossel, Whitney Kassel, and Ari Ratner weigh in on Rosa Brooks's recent columns and a woman's right to recline.
The Recline! Response (Part 1)
Anne-Marie Slaughter, Julianne Smith, and Mieke Eoyang take on Rosa Brooks' Manifesto for the new working woman.
Keeping the Blinders Off History
Yad Vashem is not biased against Tunisian Arabs that saved Jews' lives during the Holocaust.
Keep Cutting Nukes
Four reasons why presidents have pushed for nuclear cuts for decades -- and why there's no reason to stop now.
An Honest Broker
The national security advisor of James Mann's profile bears little resemblance to the Tom Donilon I know.
The Case for Nuclear Unilateralism
New START may be flawed, but it also holds an opportunity for Obama to do something truly momentous.