From the “End of History” to the “epoch of Empires”
Tired of American global dominance? Just consider the alternatives. By Niall Ferguson.
John Arquilla and Victor Davis Hanson discuss the challenges of waging war in the modern globalized world. . . .
Fouad Ajami says history will be immensely kind to George W. Bush and his decision to go to war in Iraq...
A native of Zambia, Dambisa Moyo holds a master's degree from Harvard, an MBA from American University and a doctorate in economics from Oxford...
Ronald Reagan would embarrass himself and the country by asking Mikhail Gorbachev to tear down the Berlin Wall, which was going to be there for decades. . . .
Our president has been spotted carrying an assortment of books, from FDR biographies to the collected poems of David Walcott...
Twenty years ago today, the President of the United States did what every single diplomat told him not to do, but he did it because he believed it was the right thing to do...
The Hoover Institution is pleased to announce the fourth issue of Strategika. This issue asks a significant, but often ignored question: What do the jihadists want? Max Boot analyzes the history of jihadism in Chechnya beginning in the 19th century, and elucidates the lessons we can learn from this historical example. In the featured commentary essays, Josef Joffe examines the contradictions in the stated aims of jihadi terrorism, while Peter R. Mansoor explores the activities of al-Qaeda in Iraq.
During the past fifty years, more than $1 trillion in development-related aid has been transferred from rich countries to Africa.
Hoover Institution fellow Markos Kounalakis discusses the US relationship with China, and talks with Dr. Peter Piot, Director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, about the Spanish flu, his experiences fighting the Ebola outbreak, including, what a resilient global health system looks like and what needs to happen to be prepared for a pandemic.
What to make of US-Russian relations?
Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson is proud to present the first interview with Condoleezza Rice in her new role as Director of the Hoover Institution. On September 1st, 2020 Director Rice became the Hoover Institution's eighth director in its 101 year history and the first woman to hold the position.
What’s Next for the United Kingdom as They Exit the European Union?
Analyzing the global financial crisis and its aftermath in the United States and the United Kingdom with Kevin Warsh and George Osborne.
Part 1: How Stalin transformed the USSR in profound and enduring ways.
To succeed in the war on terror, Philip Bobbitt insists, the West needs an entirely new conceptual framework.
By Peter Robinson.
Former prime minister of Denmark, Anders Rasmussen, on America's indispensable role as the global leader.
Building an Alliance of Democracies.