The battle for Mosul will soon demonstrate that the key to success is not that Washington should have surprised Daesh (ISIS) or “bombed the hell” out of it.
Politics is an enduring feature of human life, but political parties are mortal.
Donald Trump has done America a great public service.
Donald Trump is a strange standard-bearer for Republicans.
It was the annual gathering of world leaders in New York last week, and for most of them, it was time for group therapy.
On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, I was driving on the Long Island Expressway, heading out to a friend’s house to spend a few weeks working on a book.
Whether you put them in a basket or not, the question of this election is – who are Donald Trump’s supporters?
As we are all consumed with the ups and downs on this bizarre campaign, President Barack Obama is on his last trip to Asia.
The Olympics are over and the verdict is in – America won. The United States left Rio with the most gold, silver and bronze medals.
For some of us, the puzzle of this election is not why Donald Trump is doing so badly but why he is doing so well.
In recent days, I have had a dream: that America has a real Republican Party, a party offering a serious right-of-center alternative to the Democrats.
A few days ago, I was asked on CNN to make sense of one more case in which Donald Trump had said something demonstrably false and then explained it away with...
I came to America in 1982, attracted to the country and interested in its politics.
Over the years, I have watched campaigns in third world countries in which one candidate accuses the other of being a criminal, sometimes even threatening to...
If Tony Blair is remembered in history only for his support of the Iraq War, that will be a tragedy.
Republican leaders like House Speaker Paul Ryan have explained that their core rationale in supporting Donald Trump is that only he can ensure the success of...
Once Donald Trump locked up the nomination, Republicans were confident about his next moves.
Hillary Clinton has had a good run in recent days.
As the conflict in Syria has raged and spilled over its borders, I have been skeptical that there is an American military solution to the complex political...
Donald Trump’s positions on public policy have shifted over the years, months, even days.