Issue Brief CAP experts explain why the role of Congress differed in these two major international agreements aimed at improving global security.
Issue Brief On December 12, 2015, nations adopted a historic global agreement to address climate change.
Report The United States sent thousands of government civilians to Provincial Reconstruction Teams across Afghanistan to bring security, development, and government to the Afghan people. Identifying what worked and what did not is critical to ensuring better outcomes for the next conflict.
Report Following its dominant electoral victory on November 1, the AKP government is likely to continue it efforts to enhance the reach of religious education in Turkey. This process could have a profound long-term impact on Turkish identity and stability.
Issue Brief China’s downshift in coal consumption makes way for cleaner energy sources and substantial emission reductions.
Report The development of Latinos as the fastest growing segment of the U.S. population will change the electoral landscape, but the extent of their impact depends on actions related to immigration and trade across the Americas.
World leaders should use the Paris climate talks this week to form an alliance against the threat of climate change.
Report ISIS is following a clear and determined strategy to provoke an anti-Muslim backlash and ignite a clash of civilizations.
Islamophobia is morally wrong and harmful to America’s security.
Syrian refugees face a long security screening process before being admitted for entry to the United States that is specially designed to mitigate any threats and helps ensure Americans are not placed in harm’s way.
Welcoming Syrian refugees is a moral and security imperative that can be accomplished safely.
On Veterans Day, the Center for American Progress offers a statistical snapshot of our veterans and the challenges they face.
Resolution of budget issues are not enough to ensure passage of the 2016 NDAA after President Obama’s veto.
President Erdoğan has won a major electoral victory. Now, he must decide whether to continue his strategy of confrontation or move to ease tensions in a polarized country.