September 4, 2018Nuclear Energy
Background reading on the future of the global nuclear trade and the commercial opportunities and national security risks that it presents to the United States.
August 14, 2003Liberia
Chester A. Crocker, a pre-eminent U.S. expert on Africa and a professor of strategic studies at Georgetown Universitys School of Foreign Service, says that the debate raging within the a…
June 7, 2018Trade
The president has been clear about his protectionist views. Why didn’t anyone listen?
April 16, 2018Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
Trump right to reconsider TPP even if allies resist renegotiation bid.
April 26, 2011Defense and Security
President Barack Obama steps off Marine One at Los Angeles International Airport on April 22, 2011. (Jim Young/courtesy Reuters) Ryan Lizza of the New Yorker has written his take on President Obama’…
January 24, 2018United States
“Thanks to the Tax Cuts And Jobs Act, Walmart—America’s largest employer—is raising wages,” tweeted House Speaker Paul Ryan on January 11. Walmart CEO Doug McMillon was only too happy to embrace …
January 3, 2017Human Rights
Overview Two successive terms of U.S. membership on the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), before the mandatory one-year hiatus, have improved the body’s performance in several ways. These improveme…