January 2, 2018
Teaching Notes for The Sovereignty Wars written by CFR Senior Fellow and Director Stewart M. Patrick.
November 3, 2017
CFR's Stewart M. Patrick joins Robert McMahon to discuss sovereignty and U.S. interests.
March 23, 2018
The president has selected the nation’s premier champion of a narrow, defensive, and ultimately self-defeating approach to the U.S. role in the world.
September 25, 2017
In an op-ed recently published in U.S. News and World Report, I assess what the president got right and wrong about sovereignty.
President Donald Trump's reckless threat to "totally destroy" Nort…
June 12, 2017
In justifying his decision to renounce the Paris climate agreement, President Donald Trump on Thursday cited the need to defend U.S. sovereignty. This is a red herring if ever there was one.
September 18, 2018
In choosing to leave the EU, British voters decided that Brexit was the only way to preserve their national sovereignty. But in choosing to leave that club, they are experiencing the trade-offs inher…
October 31, 2017
Stewart Patrick argues that the United States can protect its sovereignty while advancing American interests in a global age. He clarifies what is at stake in the sovereignty debate, arguing that the…
December 4, 2017
I sat down today with my colleague Stewart Patrick to discuss his new book, The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World. It was a far-ranging discussion about the perpetual battle in Ame…
October 26, 2017
Yesterday I had the opportunity to answer questions in a two-hour Reddit Ask Me Anything on sovereignty, the topic of my forthcoming book, The Sovereignty Wars: Reconciling America with the World. Th…
October 17, 2017
In an op-ed recently published in RealClearWorld, I examine the misconception behind President Donald J. Trump’s obsession with American sovereignty.
Donald Trump’s “America First” policy is an i…