Foreign Policy

Samantha Power’s Syria problem

In her extraordinarily powerful book “A Problem from Hell,” the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power painstakingly and forcefully criticizes the United States on its unwillingness to stop and prevent global genocide during the...

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My husband was deported

My kids are U.S. citizens.  I’m a U.S. citizen.   At what point did deporting immigrants trump our rights American citizens?

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Lost in Limbo

Now that a referendum in Crimea has supported union with the Russian Federation and Russia is taking steps to annex the peninsula, the U.S. and other nations face a tricky question: to recognize or not to recognize?

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Ukraine: Wake-up call for NATO

In the long history of war and peace, numbers matter.

If Ukraine is annexed or dominated by Moscow, Russia will again directly confront NATO in central Europe.  New NATO members Hungary, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, and Poland are no...

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Barrel bombing to win

President Assad is on his way to proving that you don’t need much capability to coerce an insurgency.

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