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The Wrong Message to Vietnam

The Wrong Message to Vietnam

John Sifton  07. 7.2015
President Obama should not be rewarding rights abuses on this scale by meeting with Secretary General Trong. But if he must, he needs to...
Considering the Future of U.S. Foreign Policy

Considering the Future of U.S. Foreign Policy

Taylor Dibbert  07. 2.2015
Superpower by Ian Bremmer is a succinct book which considers the future of American foreign policy. But what path should the world's only...

Iran-U.S. Nuclear Talks: What Absolute Deadlines?

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh  07. 1.2015
De-emphasizing and missing the deadlines appears to be a result of concerted efforts by the United States and Iran to show their domestic...
Jimmy Carter Calls Obama's Foreign Policy Success 'Minimal'

Jimmy Carter Calls Obama's Foreign Policy Success 'Minimal'

Dhyana Taylor  07. 1.2015
Former President Jimmy Carter said recently that he finds President Barack Obama's success on the world stage to be "minimal." “I think...

Despite Growing Tensions, US Must Move Forward on Cooperation With China

Lee H. Hamilton  06.30.2015
The world is watching, and where we go from here in our relationship is the most important factor in the peace, security and stability...
Russia vs China: The Conflict in Washington Over Who Should Lead America's Enemies List

Russia vs China: The Conflict in Washington Over Who Should Lead America's Enemies List

Michael T. Klare  06.30.2015
America's long-term blueprint for advancing national interests is in total disarray. Some blame this indecisiveness on a lack of resolve...
A Gulf of Conviction

A Gulf of Conviction

Mohammed Fairouz  06.30.2015
The world today is a supremely dangerous place for the United States and it's friends. And it's likely to get worse before it gets worse....
What Happens Next If The Iran Nuclear Talks Fall Apart

What Happens Next If The Iran Nuclear Talks Fall Apart

Associated Press  06.29.2015
CAIRO (AP) — The Iranian nuclear talks are playing out in classic fashion: A self-imposed deadline appears to have been extended due...

The New Silk Road: For the Riches or the Wretches?

Shohini Kundu  06.29.2015
The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting. -Sun Tzu When China announced its $46 billion investment to develop a...

Former President Jimmy Carter Talks Racism, Foreign Policy, Gun Violence, and More

Aspen Institute  06.25.2015
In a frank discussion of international affairs, racism and gun violence at home, and the wide-ranging global work of the Carter Center,...
As Obama Shifts Hostage Policy, the Foleys Remain Voices of Reason

As Obama Shifts Hostage Policy, the Foleys Remain Voices of Reason

The GroundTruth Project  06.25.2015
The Foleys and the other families have every right to be skeptical that these changes to government policy announced by the White House...
Former Obama Aides Want A Stronger Iran Nuclear Deal

Former Obama Aides Want A Stronger Iran Nuclear Deal

Reuters  06.24.2015
June 24 (Reuters) - A group of prominent American security advisers, including five with ties to President Barack Obama's first term, warned...
Foreign Lobbyist Gets Free Platform at Georgetown University, Atlantic Council

Foreign Lobbyist Gets Free Platform at Georgetown University, Atlantic Council

Till Bruckner  06.24.2015
The specter of foreign powers and their lobbyists distorting America's democratic system may worry ordinary Americans, but it seems that...