Hoover fellow Michael McFaul, who has the president’s ear on Russia, argues that promoting freedom is both moral and wise.
The United States has always been among the kingdom’s best friends. Who better to help it change? By Leif Eckholm.
The land where stability vies ceaselessly with stagnation. By Joshua Teitelbaum.
Reforms, if any, will depend on how modernizers and hard-liners settle their differences. By Daniel Pipes.
The Arab struggles may be new, but American goals are not. Three recent presidents laid the groundwork. By Peter Berkowitz.
Hoover fellow Abbas Milani on the rebellions in the Muslim world—and the monarch who set them off. An interview with Charlie Rose.
Who better to coach a would-be dictator than Stalin? The curious episode of a foreign comrade who sought Stalin’s advice—which, of course, came at a cost. By Paul R. Gregory.
Foreign policy doesn’t mean righting every wrong. It means acting in our national interest. By Bruce S. Thornton.