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Hide Your Pets

Hide Your Pets

Iran tortures and kills innocents. Neighbor Turkmenistan buries dogs and cats alive. In places well known and obscure, authoritarians are acting with impunity.

Jeffrey Gedmin
Czech PM Fiala: Go Beyond Rhetoric

Czech PM Fiala: Go Beyond Rhetoric

AP Exclusive: Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala: It's incumbent that we go beyond rhetoric in supporting Ukraine and the transatlantic alliance.

Petr Fiala
The Fight for a More Perfect Union
Books

The Fight for a More Perfect Union

A new biography of Charles Sumner highlights the loneliness, and vindication, of tirelessly fighting for one's principles.

Thomas Koenig
Oldest Trick in the Book

Oldest Trick in the Book

American society isn't immune to the levers of manipulation used by dictators.

Alexis Ludwig
Dictators International

Dictators International

Belarus' regime is unleashing unprecedented repression while Russia watches and learns.

Alexander Lukashuk
Imagine Defeat

Imagine Defeat

We're sleepwalking off a cliff when it comes to Ukraine. We need to imagine what defeat looks like if we're going to snap out of it.

Jeffrey Gedmin
America First, Europe Alone

America First, Europe Alone

With Trump's possible return to office, Europeans are reconsidering strategic autonomy. Could a "Weimar Triangle" be the solution?

Andrea Rotter
Let's Not Get It On
Music

Let's Not Get It On

Revisiting Marvin Gaye’s lurid masterpiece Here, My Dear, and the darker side of romance.

Stephen Akey