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GLOBALIZATION 4.0

The world today needs a new framework for global cooperation in order to preserve peace and accelerate progress. After the cataclysm...

THE INTERNET'S LOST PROMISE

The United States long promoted its vision of an open and free Internet on the global stage. But today, as authoritarian governments...

 
 
 

TECH WORLD

The world is at the dawn of a second Industrial Revolution, this time, a digital revolution. And its impact will be, if anything, even...

TOO BIG TO PREVAIL

Breaking up and regulating Big Tech-companies such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google-will bolster national security.

 
 
 

CHRONICLE OF A PANDEMIC FORETOLD

If the world doesn't learn the right lessons from its failure to prepare and act on them with the speed, resources, and political and...

IT IS TIME TO ABANDON DOLLAR HEGEMONY

Dollar hegemony threatens to deepen inequality in the United States. Abandoning dollar hegemony could usher in a more stable and equitable...

 
 
 

THE LOST LOGIC OF DETERRENCE

For half a century, deterrence was the backbone of U.S. national security strategy. But now, Washington doesn't seem to know how and...

THE LONGEST WARS

Richard Holbrooke helped normalize U.S. relations with China; served as U.S. ambassador to a newly reunified Germany and then to the...

 
 
 

THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL

DURING the Eisenhower Administration, the National Security Council has emerged as a mechanism of the executive branch of the federal...

THE REAGAN DOCTRINE: THE GUNS OF JULY

On a long hot day last June and then three straight days in early July, American foreign policy clicked into a new phase whose implications...

 
 
 

WHY NORTH KOREA IS TESTING MISSILES AGAIN

In the wake of the Hanoi summit's failure, Pyongyang's renewed commitment to testing missiles could portend a turn back to a confrontation...

THE TRAGEDY OF VACCINE NATIONALISM

Global cooperation on vaccine allocation would be the most efficient way to disrupt the spread of the virus

 
 
 

MASS CONSUMPTION IS WHAT AILS US

Pandemics are not arbitrary calamities, but instead probabilistic events made more likely by human agency. This means that averting...

POST-PANDEMIC JAPAN WILL ATTRACT THE WORLD

Long considered homogeneous, Japan is likely to grow more diverse and globally connected after the pandemic.

 
 
 

TURKEY IN THE MIRROR OF THE UNITED STATES

The Trump era reverberates with the echoes of Turkey's own slide into autocracy.

ONLY SAVING LIVES WILL SAVE LIVELIHOODS

The right way to understand pandemic economics

 
 
 

THE PANDEMIC AND THE TOLL OF TRANSATLANTIC DISCORD

Even as the coronavirus pandemic has spawned the latest round of transatlantic grievance, it can-and should-spur countries to focus...

SAVING AMERICA'S ALLIANCES

The U.S. alliance system is in decline and needs to be renovated, rather than scrapped or restored to its Cold War glory.

 
 
 

THE AGE OF STRATEGIC INSTABILITY

How novel technologies disrupt the nuclear balance.

THE STRANGE DEFEAT OF THE UNITED STATES

A French historian's message for pandemic times

 
 
 



Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona...

Joe Arpaio, pardoned by President Trump, loses bid to win back Arizona sheriff's post

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Jerry Falwell Jr. will take ‘indefinite leave of absence' from Liberty...

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Oprah teams up with Women's March founders to whitewash their reputations by...

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Cardinals' game against Cubs postponed after positive coronavirus test

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Employee of convicted mastermind behind college admissions scandal to plead...

Employee of convicted mastermind behind college admissions scandal to plead guilty

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Haotong Li is surprise PGA Championship leader after scorching round

Haotong Li is surprise PGA Championship leader after scorching round

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Brent Scowcroft, former adviser to Presidents Ford and Bush dies at 95

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A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H.W. Bush has died. Read more ...

Celtics build 40-point lead, roll past Raptors 122-100

Celtics build 40-point lead, roll past Raptors 122-100

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