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.
A rivalry to end the world.
In search of a Muslim democracy.
A grand new strategy for American foreign policy.
Stephen M. Walt
How our claim of victory distorts American foreign policy.
Neta C. Crawford
Moshe Dayan questioned American goals in Vietnam. What would he say about Iraq?
Enlisted by the feds, can police find sleeper cells and protect civil rights, too?
Why the U.S. must resist the impulse to remake entire societies, particularly through military might.
The inside story of the fight for peace in the Middle East.
Why the insurgency won't go away.
Ahmed S. Hashim
The end of the Eighth Amendment.
Two new books on the cultural Cold War.
Catherine Gunther Kodat
On ending the standoff in Chechnya.
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
David Theo Goldberg
Justin H. Vassallo
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