Sarah Margon and John Norris outline why we need the United Nations and why efforts to pull back from this institution are a mistake.
The budget deal for the rest of the fiscal year cuts key foreign affairs and assistance funding we need to respond to the changing threats across the globe that require more than military might, says Sarah Margon.
Noam Unger and John Norris spell out some of the key considerations that should be addressed as the U.S. Global Development Council moves from concept to reality.
John Norris explains what our leaders in Washington need to do to help democracy and stability prevail in the Middle East.
John Norris responds to the recent UN Security Council resolution authorizing use of force in Libya and suggests how the international community should proceed.
There are useful lessons from the fall of the Berlin Wall that apply in the Middle East today, observes John Norris. But they apply more to us than the Middle East.
A political stalemate in the Ivory Coast could quickly turn to civil war, says Sarah Margon. That would be disastrous for the region and bad for the United States.
John Norris urges the Obama administration to proceed with caution as it’s pressed to intervene in Libya.
Sarah Margon lays out what the Obama administration needs to do to respond to the evolving crisis in Libya.
John Norris and Sarah Margon detail steps the United States can take as protests and violence escalate in Libya.