March 27, 2014

26% of Americans Think That This Country Is Their Adversary

Even moreso than China.
March 18, 2014

3 Things You Need to Know About the Rapidly Escalating Situation in Ukraine

Russia and Ukraine may have just started a shooting war.
March 8, 2014

Dancers and Parades and Pageantry. While Ukraine Is in Crisis, Russia Hosts the Paralympics.

Russia is acting like there is no international crisis.
March 2, 2014

6 Key Points to Catch You Up On What's Happening Between Russia and Ukraine

Here are the latest developments on the looping Russia-Ukraine conflict.
March 1, 2014

While You Were Sleeping, Things Escalated Fast in Ukraine

Here's what you need to know.

Sept. 24, 2013

Will the U.S. Attack Syria? Why It's Time to Help Moderate Rebels, and Get Assad Out

With low costs and low risks, a robust but still limited (no-boots-on-the-ground) U.S.-led intervention is the best hope for both the Syrian people and American interests.
Sept. 11, 2013

Obama's Speech on Syria Left Out an Important Part — Would the Plan Work?

Obama's appeal for a "targeted strike" on Assad's regime assumes that such a strike would actually dissuade Assad from using chemical weapons again in the future. It won't.
Sept. 10, 2013

Syria War News: The Simple Guide to the Senate Vote On Syria

The who, what, where, when, and how of the Obama administration's efforts to secure the 60 votes needed in the Senate to declare war on Syria.
Sept. 9, 2013

War in Syria: Here's What Millennials Could Do To Intervene

It's going to take more than your laptop.
Sept. 7, 2013

The Real Reason Western Powers Want to Intervene in Syria

They say they want to uphold the Geneva Protocol. But it's actually about sending a message.

Sept. 4, 2013

Why the U.S. Must Keep Syrian Women in Mind

As the potential for intervention in the region grows, focusing on humanitarian goals is the best solution for everyone.