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Biden's Russia Moves Signal a Different Kind of Reset

BIDEN'S RUSSIA MOVES SIGNAL A DIFFERENT KIND OF RESET

Biden's call for an intelligence review into recent Russian actions marks a clean break from the Trump era.

No Amount of Swagger Can Dress Up Pompeo's Legacy

NO AMOUNT OF SWAGGER CAN DRESS UP POMPEO'S LEGACY

The outgoing secretary of state prioritized his political ambitions over America's interests.

 
 
 
What Can Insurance Tell Us About the Capitol Mob?

WHAT CAN INSURANCE TELL US ABOUT THE CAPITOL MOB?

And how Biden can use economic theory to stave off more riots.

Europe Is Getting Closer to China, But Biden Can Pull It Back

EUROPE IS GETTING CLOSER TO CHINA, BUT BIDEN CAN PULL IT BACK

In negotiations with Beijing over a new investment treaty, Brussels has asserted its autonomy from Washington. A human rights focus...

 
 
 
The 1776 Project Is a Desperate Search for the Right Enemies

THE 1776 PROJECT IS A DESPERATE SEARCH FOR THE RIGHT ENEMIES

Identity politics is painted as un-American-but historical patriots thought otherwise.

Iraq's Disappearance From Biden's Agenda Is a Big Mistake

IRAQ'S DISAPPEARANCE FROM BIDEN'S AGENDA IS A BIG MISTAKE

Upcoming elections offer an opportunity to turn Iraq around-and contain Iran in the process.

 
 
 
U.S. China Policy Must Confront the Genocide in Xinjiang First

U.S. CHINA POLICY MUST CONFRONT THE GENOCIDE IN XINJIANG FIRST

Beijing's actions demand a rethinking of failed engagement.

The World Is Glad to See Biden Take Office

THE WORLD IS GLAD TO SEE BIDEN TAKE OFFICE

In major countries, the new U.S. president starts with favorable approval ratings from day one-with the notable exception of Russia.

 
 
 
A Face Lift Can't Fix the State Department

A FACE LIFT CAN'T FIX THE STATE DEPARTMENT

The Biden administration plans a quick reform of American diplomacy-but fixing the rot requires going much bigger.

America Needs Protection. So Does the Regime

AMERICA NEEDS PROTECTION. SO DOES THE REGIME

The U.S. military secured Joe Biden's inauguration. But the new administration also needs to treat the armed forces as a potential...

 
 
 
Allies and Adversaries React to Biden Inauguration

ALLIES AND ADVERSARIES REACT TO BIDEN INAUGURATION

Iran's president has promised a fresh start, while Canada gave Biden's first executive orders a mixed response.

China Issues Sanctions on Long List of Trump Officials

CHINA ISSUES SANCTIONS ON LONG LIST OF TRUMP OFFICIALS

The announcement on the heels of Biden's inauguration could be an attempt to gauge the new administration's positions.

 
 
 
Trump's Legacy Is a Global Alliance Against Women's Rights

TRUMP'S LEGACY IS A GLOBAL ALLIANCE AGAINST WOMEN'S RIGHTS

U.S. conservatives have forged dangerous ties on abortion with reactionaries abroad.

It Takes More Than a Diverse Cabinet to Advance a Feminist Foreign Policy

IT TAKES MORE THAN A DIVERSE CABINET TO ADVANCE A FEMINIST FOREIGN POLICY

The Biden administration must move beyond superficial inclusion and actively promote gender equality globally while seeking to reverse...

 
 
 
Syria's Hidden Hand in Lebanon's Port Explosion

SYRIA'S HIDDEN HAND IN LEBANON'S PORT EXPLOSION

Signs are adding up that the explosives in Beirut were intended for Damascus-but Lebanese elites are trying to stop the investigation.

President Biden Pledges a Fresh Start for America

PRESIDENT BIDEN PLEDGES A FRESH START FOR AMERICA

With Trump gone, Biden talks up the need for unity and renewal after four years of bitter division.

 
 
 
The Internet is a Crime Scene

THE INTERNET IS A CRIME SCENE

How we conceptualize the role social media played in the Capitol siege will set the stage for information governance across the globe.

It's Time for Justice, Not Healing

IT'S TIME FOR JUSTICE, NOT HEALING

The United States needs to follow South Korea's post-impeachment example.

 
 
 
Advice to National-Security Republicans as Biden Takes Office

ADVICE TO NATIONAL-SECURITY REPUBLICANS AS BIDEN TAKES OFFICE

Republicans should start off on the right foot as we transition into the opposition.

Trade Can Drive a Revived U.S. Strategy in Asia

TRADE CAN DRIVE A REVIVED U.S. STRATEGY IN ASIA

After years of neglect under Trump, the region needs fresh attention from Biden.

 
 
 



7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

Biden Cabinet: Buttigieg urges big funds for Transportation

During a Thursday hearing, Pete Buttigieg suggested that the Department of Transportation could help in rebuilding the economy. Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the...

COVID-19 timeline: It's been one year since the first announced case in the United States

It's been one year since COVID-19 was first detected in the United States. Here's a list of several key dates and events relating to the pandemic since then. Read more ...

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19, cancels shows

Dave Chappelle has reportedly tested positive for the coronavirus - causing the comedian, for a second time, to nix scheduled shows because of the bug. Chappelle has not yet... Read more ...

Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger, protecting workers

Biden prepares executive orders aimed at combating hunger, protecting workers

President Joe Biden will sign two executive orders on Friday aimed at fighting hunger, protecting American workers and providing economic relief to families whose jobs and... Read more ...

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

McConnell Wants to Delay Trump's Impeachment Trial

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is in no hurry for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Trump to begin. He's told Democrats he wants the trial to begin... Read more ...

Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has...

Randy Parton, the country singer and Dolly Parton's younger brother, has died after a battle with cancer

Country music singer Randy Parton, brother to Dolly Parton, has died after a battle with cancer. Read more ...

AP source: Cavaliers trading Porter to Rockets for pick

AP source: Cavaliers trading Porter to Rockets for pick

CLEVELAND - The Cleveland Cavaliers are finalizing a trade to send troubled forward Kevin Porter Jr. to the Houston Rockets for a future draft pick, a person familiar with the... Read more ...

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

Biden revokes Trump report promoting 'patriotic education'

President Joe Biden has revoked a recent Trump administration report that aimed to promote “patriotic education” in schools but that historians rejected as political propaganda. Read more ...