August 14, 2018United States
This article was originally published in Foreign Affairs. In the age of Donald Trump, it often feels as though one individual has the power to chart the United States’ course in the world all by …
January 13, 2020India
This piece was originally published in the Diplomatic Courier as part of a collaboration with the Great Powers and Urbanization Project. It was adapted from the Workshop on Cities, Geopolitics, and t…
December 3, 2020Middle East and North Africa
Ten years on, the lives of people in Arab Spring countries have improved in certain aspects but worsened in others. CFR.org visualizes the changes in Bahrain, Egypt, Libya, Syria, Tunisia, and Yemen…
February 2, 2021Women and Women's Rights
This article was written by Lois Quam, president and chief executive officer of Pathfinder International, and Rachel Vogelstein, Douglas Dillon senior fellow and director of the Women and Foreign Pol…
October 28, 2021Middle East and North Africa
Iraq and Egypt show how hard it is to get rid of a militarized security force.
January 10, 2022Latin America
Once the region’s no-frills, free-market poster child, Chile needs more government spending, not less, to sustain its growth trajectory.
June 2, 2022Military Operations
A series of troubling incidents within the U.S. Army—including the killing of Specialist Vanessa Guillén in 2020—has prompted the military service to push for major changes to its culture.