The first time I met Gen. David Petraeus, he said something that surprised me.
By now it is settled wisdom that we are witnessing the rise of radical forces on the left and right around the globe.
Let’s say you are a Trump voter, the kind we often hear about – an honest, hardworking American who put up with Donald Trump’s unusual behavior because you...
Perhaps it’s just me, but a few weeks into the Trump presidency, between the tweets, executive orders, attacks and counterattacks, I feel dizzy.
After his spat with Mexico, after the travel ban, this week Donald Trump did something that surprised me.
In his first days in office, Donald Trump has begun to reverse the domestic policies of the previous eight years.
The World Economic Forum this year feels like an exercise in ritual self-flagellation, which – as with the old Christian practice of fasting and whipping...
Donald Trump has perhaps attacked no country as consistently as he has China.
I’m glad that Donald Trump finally got a briefing on the unanimous conclusion of America’s intelligence agencies that the Russian government was behind the...
Two decades ago, I wrote an essay in Foreign Affairs that described an unusual and worrying trend – the rise of illiberal democracy.
What a year it has been for James Comey!
Put his campaign rhetoric, tweets and appointments all together, and we’re getting a sense of American foreign policy under Donald Trump.
A joke among journalists is that we are taught to count: “one, two, trend.”
Whatever else future historians say about Donald Trump’s early foreign policy moves, they’re likely to note the erratic and, in many ways, self-defeating...
As Democrats contemplate their losses in November’s election, most have settled on a solution.
So Donald Trump now says, in an interview with the New York Times, that he believes there is some connection between human activity and climate change, that...
Much of the world has been shocked and dismayed by Donald Trump’s electoral success, but there are those who are delighted.
For those of us who opposed Donald Trump, the response to Tuesday’s vote could be anger or honest reflection.
Over the course of this campaign, I have heard from many people who have cheered my opposition to Donald Trump.
As this presidential election draws to a close, I keep wondering: Why has Donald Trump run such an ineffective campaign? Trump began with three big advantages.