December 2, 2016
What are we to make of the death of Fidel Castro, and the eulogies that flowed from all too many places? I’ve explored that subject in a podcast--an interview of me by Bill Kristol--and in an article…
November 26, 2016
On the death of Fidel Castro my thoughts today turned immediately to Huber Matos, who sadly did not live to see this day.
Matos was a true hero of the Cuban Revolution--and was therefore imprisone…
January 30, 2018
Many states outsource their cyber operations to non-state actors, with varying degrees of control over their actions. The crisis in Ukraine is a perfect example of this phenomenon.
January 19, 2018
The Trump administration has rolled back some of President Obama’s policies normalizing ties with Cuba.
The costs of hosting the Olympics have skyrocketed, while the economic benefits are far from clear. This has led to fewer states interested in playing host and a search for options to lighten the bur…
September 15, 2017
This week: Kaspersky booted from U.S. government computers, the White House voids a Chinese acquisition, Bitcoin takes a tumble, and Facebook announces monetization guidelines.
October 17, 2014
Eugene Gholz examines the national security and economic consequences of China's central role in the global rare earths market.
July 6, 2017
Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed:
1. Just let me banya with the FSB in peace. The U.S Senate is looking to shut out Kaspersky fr…
September 13, 2010
Listen to CFR expert Julia Sweig and The Atlantic's Jeffrey Goldberg answer questions about their meetings with Fidel Castro and their significance for Cuba and U.S.-Cuban relations.
May 17, 2017
The Organization of American States is an important forum for regional diplomacy, but it has been hesitant to censure member states for violating democratic principles.