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Time to Stop Digging

Time to Stop Digging

Democrats need to listen to voters. They also need to consider sensible policy options that reach across the aisle.

Peter H. Schuck
Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia

President Biden heads to Saudi Arabia. It’s complicated.

Robert Satloff
Democracy’s Challenges and How to Meet Them

Democracy’s Challenges and How to Meet Them

Democracy faces different challenges in different places, which require different responses.

Michael Mandelbaum
Why National Honor Matters

Why National Honor Matters

America’s flight from Afghanistan wasn’t the first time the country abandoned former allies—with tragic consequences.

John Hood
Breeders of Violence
Books

Breeders of Violence

White supremacist terrorism is rearing its head again in America, and violently, as Daniel Byman documents in his new book.

Gabriel Schoenfeld
China’s Ponzi Problem

China’s Ponzi Problem

The pandemic lockdown has triggered the collapse of the housing market in China.

Robert Z. Aliber
Fight AIDS in Africa, Not Democracy

Fight AIDS in Africa, Not Democracy

PEPFAR has a messaging problem: It's helping to weaken countries' commitments to democratic governance.

Jon Temin
Russia: Empire of Lies

Russia: Empire of Lies

Lies are an inherent feature of the Russian state ever since the Bolsheviks.

Stanisław Żaryn