Saudi Arabia is fighting for market share and punishing Russia for supporting Bashar Assad.
The geography and history of the Balkans help explain why so many are seeking a better life in Western Europe.
In America as well as Britain, “the party decides” and has its eyes on the prize: winning elections.
The removal of pro-Western liberals has reduced the Russian president’s inner circle to hardliners.
The era of jobs for life with ever-rising wages and benefits is over. Democrats need to adjust their policies.
Why geography condemns Russia, an insecure land power, to be at odds with America.
To win back the presidency, Republicans need to speak the language of the American middle class.
Sanctions and isolation have weakened Iran but it is still in a strong position to expand its influence in the Middle East.
If the last seventy years are any indication, Germany will continue to lead Europe with caution.
Greece is culturally and economically too backward to share a currency with the rest of Europe.
Failing to help Greece would delegitimize liberal economic policy and European democracy as a whole.
Russians’ self-pity and mistrust is poisoning their relations with other countries.