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Playing the Long Game

The Trump administration should not walk away from a decade of U.S. investment in Lebanon’s armed forces and counterterrorism institutions, which remain on the front line of the campaign against the Islamic State.

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The American People Deserve More Answers on Afghanistan

President Trump owes the American people more direct answers about what his new strategy actually includes, and what it hopes to achieve, before considering sending more young men and women into battle.

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Losing the War of Ideas

Battlefield victories will prove short-lived without a more focused strategy to tackle terrorist ideology.

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A Crisis Moment for the LGBT Community

Michele and Igor discuss President Trump's announcement to bar transgender people from serving—in any capacity—in the nation's armed forces.

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America’s Relationship with Africa in a New Era

The United States should work to unlock Africa’s tremendous potential to be a powerhouse of future growth lifting millions out of poverty, a substantial market for U.S. goods, and a breadbasket to the world.

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The Mainstreaming of Trump’s Reckless Worldviews

The budget introduced by House Republicans too closely resembles the president’s imbalanced approach to national security.

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Trends in Turkish Civil Society

Despite tremendous government pressure, Turkey’s vibrant civil society has the potential to help the country confront deep political and social problems.

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Nukes and North Korea

This week on the podcast, CAP’s Mike Fuchs and Ken Gude tackle the missile standoff between the United States and North Korea.

PODCAST

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Time to Act on Russia Sanctions

Nearly six months since the intelligence community concluded that Russia interfered in our democracy, nothing has been done. Now Congress has a chance to step up.

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