Limited capability, Iraq’s uninterest in foreign troops, regional tensions, and fear of domestic blowback limit the anti-ISIS coalition. Short of an about-face by Iraq’s leadership, or a sudden thawing of tension in the Gulf, the dysfunction will likely continue.
As multinational military operations against ISIS continue into 2015, look for China to take small steps in contributing to the fight.
While it’s certainly an overreaction to argue that Bush’s support for Common Core is a poison pill before the first ballot is cast, the tea leaves suggest an uphill climb in the key states that will make or break Republican nominees.
Are direct government spending programs or tax credits the better way to encourage work?
Making unilateral concessions in a way that will resuscitate a gasping dictatorship that is the single biggest obstacle to freedom for the Cuban people is illogical and indefensible.
The Pakistani army should not only go after the terrorist group causing mayhem, but also the underlying ideology that drives it.
In a letter to the editor of The Wall Street Journal, Hank Kim of the National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems responds to my recent Journal article arguing that state and local government pensions are taking excessive investment risk. His points, which surely will become a standard response in the pension community, are worth dissecting.
Despite a new shift to normalize relations between Cuba and the US, the Cuban regime remains a dictatorship that violates the human rights of its citizens.
Victoria Nuland, US assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, sits down with Leon Aron to discuss what the future holds for the Ukrainian revolution.
Should we take the US-China climate deal seriously? New data of US and Chinese carbon emissions estimate Chinese emissions are now 95% higher than American.
We’re joined this week by AEI Scholar Claude Barfield to the discuss the idea of “right to be forgotten.” Claude explain what the idea behind it is and then gives us some insight into why the misbegotten regulation is a bad idea for tech companies.