A Choice of Europes

European security can best be bolstered through structures that embody both the West's ideals and geopolitical realities.

David Calleo

Blair's 'Ethical' Policy

Over four centuries, British foreign policy based on national interest has served the country well. Now its greatest threat may be the moral pretensions of Messrs. Blair and Cook.

Robin Harris

The Vanity of Reason

A look at reason's self-destructive side, and an example of the same thing.

Kenneth Minogue

German Fictions

An exchange on Jacob Heilbrunn's recent portrait of Germany's new literary Right.

Jan-Werner MuellerJames DavisStefan SullivanJacob Heilbrunn

Two Plus Four

Ten years after the event, a key architect of America's response to German reunification looks back--and draws lessons for the present.

Robert B. Zoellick

The French Position

The French, believe it or not, have their reasons for being so quarrelsome with the United States.

Philip H. Gordon

A Letter from Wales

The economy is fine, but everything else in Britain is falling apart--and the English still can't understand the Welsh.

Owen Harries