April 16, 2018
The Good Friday Agreement has dampened sectarian tensions and brought stability to Northern Ireland since 1998, but Brexit negotiations and local political paralysis are throwing the region’s hard-wo…
April 26, 2018
In Nicaragua and Armenia today, people are rising up against tyranny and demanding human rights and democratic rights.
Nicaragua has been suffering under a decade of misrule and deepening tyranny …
April 25, 2018
The Five Questions Series is a forum for scholars, government officials, civil society leaders, and foreign policy practitioners to provide timely analysis of new developments related to the advancem…
April 19, 2018
February 2, 2018
The role of the Federal Reserve has transformed in the past decade, as it has deployed trillions of dollars to boost the U.S. economy while expanding its regulatory oversight of the nation’s financia…
April 6, 2018
The arc of Egypt’s history is flat, and it bends toward autocracy.
April 4, 2018
With John Bolton’s appointment as national security adviser, the odds have significantly risen that President Trump will abandon his predecessor’s nuclear deal with Iran. But there’s no need for hyst…
January 9, 2018
Al-Shabab remains capable of carrying out massive attacks in Somalia and surrounding countries despite a decade-long African Union offensive against the Islamist group.
March 26, 2018
Here is what the United States should do about it.
March 13, 2018
Authoritarians are on the rise around the world, but history shows they’re mostly helpless.