The best thing Biden can do is lighten up on China and let gravity take its toll.
It's no coincidence that, after years of fighting abroad, the United States is beset with paranoia, loss of trust, and increasingly bitter divisions.
The new administration, like previous ones, has a Middle East quagmire. But it’s trying some nuanced moves to break free.
A new cease-fire at the Line of Control must avoid problems that have derailed past attempts at peace.
One year after the world declared borders shut, there is still no plan to reduce the toll on millions of lives.
The new U.S. president believes in the legitimacy of American power. Does the rest of the world?
The Biden administration wants to downgrade the region. Here are the countries he can ignore—and the ones he can’t.
Syria has turned against Hamas, and Iran’s efforts to mediate aren't working.
When it comes to sensitive industries like defense, democracy and the rule of law do matter.
The country’s reputation won’t be fixed anytime soon, but the fact that it’s trying is a sign of exceptionalism—and a return to the United States’ finest tradition.