Category: Global Affairs


America’s Cold War

Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Revisionism


So Long, President Obama

It is hard to decouple Obama’s presidency from my personal life, but as he spends his last day in office, I can’t help but wish he stayed longer.



It had to happen eventually.


Tenons Avec De Nice

Not a lot known just yet about what happened during Bastille Day celebrations on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, France.


Jeffrey Goldberg: The Obama Doctrine – The Atlantic

If you are a supporter of the president, his strategy makes eminent sense: Double down in those parts of the world where success is plausible, and limit America’s exposure to the rest. His critics believe, however, that problems like those presented by the Middle East don’t solve themselves—that, without American intervention, they metastasize.

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