A Political and Literary Forum
As both politicians and historians mine the 1940s for alternate visions of international order, we must guard against the presumption that the United States remains the benevolent center of global politics.
Iraq's descent into chaos.
Why military honor matters.
Hizbullah's victory, Israel's choice.
An Arab citizen of Israel and a native speaker of Palestinian Arabic, Kashua writes in Hebrew.
The old ideas won't work in the war on terror.
Finding the road to Palestine.
Why we must take Osama bin Laden’s writings seriously.
Khaled Abou El Fadl
The roots of sectarian violence.
The war as it has evolved badly serves U.S. interests. A well-planned disengagement will serve them much better by reducing military, economic, and political costs.
Barry R. Posen
Bad intelligence and the loss of public trust.
The EU’s best hope.
Myths of American exceptionalism.
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
David Theo Goldberg
Justin H. Vassallo
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