June 27, 2020United States
Seventy years ago today, President Harry Truman ordered the U.S. military to aid South Korea in repulsing an invasion from North Korea. The decision had geopolitical consequences that are still felt …
January 27, 2020Election 2020
If he wishes to follow in Franklin Delano Roosevelt's footsteps, U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will need to clarify America's interests, role, and responsibilities in defending the globa…
July 22, 2019Political History and Theory
In Wendell Willkie, the United States found an unlikely champion of internationalism.
May 8, 2019World Order
The United States should throttle back on great power adventurism and promote a transparent system of multilateral rules that advance mutual security and prosperity.
April 29, 2019Grand Strategy
American grand strategy should draw inspiration from the principles of the post-war order. The United States should work to advance an open world.
March 18, 2019Diplomacy and International Institutions
The Trump administration is repeating the mistakes of America’s interwar isolationists, who believed that the nation could and should insulate itself from global troubles. To understand this attitude…
February 16, 2019World Order
Leading global figures have released a new "Declaration of Principles for Freedom, Prosperity, and Peace." Call it Atlantic Charter 2.0.
February 12, 2019Election 2020
Update: Andrew Yang announced on February 11, 2020, that he was ending his campaign. Chances are you haven’t heard of Andrew Yang even though he’s been running for president for more than a year n…