In the two years since Russia invaded Ukraine, the brutal war has often defied expectations. In the weeks after February 24, 2022, when Russian forces poured over the Ukrainian border, Ukraine ...
Hip-hop music can offer a window into the concerns of Black communities. “Our Soldiers,” a 2008 song by the American rapper ...
The Biden administration took office intending to inject strategic focus into U.S. foreign policy. The president and his team promised to end the United States’ forever wars and make the country’s ...
In 2023, Hunan TV, China’s second-most-watched television channel, unveiled a series called When Marx Met Confucius. The conceit was literal: actors playing the two thinkers—Confucius dressed in a tan ...
Over the past two decades, Chinese leaders have built a high-tech surveillance system of seemingly extraordinary sophistication. Facial recognition software, Internet monitoring, and ubiquitous video ...
China, Russia, and North Korea’s new team is not built to last.
Sometimes foreign policy lies downstream from technology. When navies ran on wind, the lumber that could produce sailing ...
The apparent invitation to war was shocking, but the underlying disdain for NATO was not particularly surprising: Trump has ...
Bonnie Glaser, Jessica Chen Weiss, and Thomas Christensen argue that Washington and Taiwan are not doing enough to assure ...
In the last century or so, many people have migrated within West African countries in search of economic opportunities or ...
The fight for liberalism’s future.