There were important gains coming out of America’s post-9/11 foreign policy, but some important successes came at great strategic, material, and human costs.
President Biden’s proposal is a chance to reshape how U.S. federal agencies handle the country’s top national security issues.
Trump and his allies have incited an insurrection but the movement may outlast his administration.
An actionable plan for the next administration’s progressive national security agenda.
This interactive database features nearly 250 recommendations that the next administration can advance, adopt, and implement within the first 100 days to set the country on a path toward a more progressive national security approach.
The Trump administration can enhance U.S. national security by transferring funds from unnecessary programs in the defense budget to other agencies.
Trump’s reckless Syria policy makes America less safe and empowers Putin’s Russia.
Ensuring that future political leaders provide U.S. veterans with the care and benefits they have earned will require legislators to understand how and why the current system has come to be.
Six practical steps to defeat white nationalist terrorism.
How the Trump administration has blundered into confrontation with Tehran.
A new study of public attitudes on U.S. foreign policy issues finds that voters desire more government investment at home to remain competitive in the world.
To successfully promote U.S. national security, the Trump administration’s fiscal year 2020 defense budget needs to consider myriad factors—and set necessary, realistic funding levels.
Far-right violence is a growing threat in the United States. Only by acknowledging the danger, combating the political rhetoric that supports it, and learning how democracies have tackled this menace in the past can we hope to defeat it.
Examining similarities and differences between Russian and Chinese malign foreign influence operations is key to developing shared strategies for combating them.
Congress needs to do real oversight about how and whether the current wars should continue before considering any new AUMF.