From Ukraine to Iran to the East China Sea, the "tougher" option proposed has always been worse.
Why Russia succeeds and we fail.
It's far more than a humanitarian concern.
If plans for a comprehensive agreement fall through—a likely outcome—the present arrangement isn't bad.
Congressional support for sanctions aside, Obama is ready to take a political risk for an Iran deal, and he said as much in the State of the Union.
We should try to stop it as soon as possible. But we shouldn't pretend this has been anything but a disaster for our enemies.
Insights from successful and failed nuclear deals.
"Let's examine some of the current false Iran nuclear memes before we’re led down the yellow-cake road again."
Saudi Arabia's foreign policy is failing. So why is Riyadh doubling down?
Turning on new sanctions won't work. Giving the president the power to turn off the old ones if negotiations work might.