August 7, 2020Nuclear Weapons
Each Friday this summer, we suggest foreign-policy-themed movies worth watching. This week: films examining the risks of nuclear weapons.
July 24, 2020Wars and Conflict
Each Friday this summer, we suggest foreign-policy-themed movies worth watching. This week: movies about uprisings.
July 23, 2020Americas
The pandemic has worsened all the factors driving migrants north, not least from Mexico.
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 …
May 29, 2020Americas
Strengthening global ties is the best way to escape a pandemic-induced recession and help the country’s poor.
April 23, 2020Rwanda
This April marks the twenty-six-year anniversary of the Rwandan genocide and twenty years since Paul Kagame took the reins as president. For much of that time, Kagame imposed limits on the political process, democratic debate, and opposition figures. He justified these limits by saying that the country was too fragile, the wounds too fresh, and the competitive aspects of democracy too divisive for a country emerging out of a genocide. But when does that grace period end?
April 7, 2020Americas
His “Fourth Transformation” is a victim of his failure to take the pandemic seriously.
February 5, 2020Americas
His shady associates and wrongheaded policies are making a bad problem worse.