The race for money for the 2016 presidential campaign has begun. It’s going to be a long campaign.
The savvy thing to say about Russia’s plummeting economy is that it will cause Putin to lash out. Is there another possibility?
I’ve consulted for the CIA in the past. In the wake of the Senate’s torture report, will I choose to do so again in the future?
Some conservatives are claiming that the mainstream media failed to do its job on allegations of campus rape. Are they right?
Michel Foucault is usually thought of as an intellectual hero of the left. But it turns out he’s far more useful for the right.
To reinforce an American taboo against torture will require arguments about efficacy as well as ethics.
What was the best writing about the global political economy in 2014?
Intelligence officials say the publication of the Senate’s torture report will motivate attacks on Americans. Let’s think about the logic required for this to be true.
What’s happening at the New Republic might be a parable about successful investors moving into less successful areas of endeavor.
Will there be political themes in the new Star Wars trilogy? Probably, yes. Should there be? That’s a debatable question.