Latest from Daniel W. Drezner

Making professional choices during a pandemic

How the delta variant is and is not affecting my fall plans.
  • Jul 25, 2021

My completely uncontroversial take on what to call your professor

Why, yes, that headline is sarcastic.
  • Jul 21, 2021

Can sanctions change the behavior of Belarus?

Why sanctioning Belarus might lead to perverse outcomes.
  • Jul 20, 2021

A word about global disorder

Meet the new world, mostly same as the old world. Mostly.
  • Jul 20, 2021

The confused state of civil-military relations

What Mark Milley's reported actions tells us about Jan. 6.
  • Jul 18, 2021

The devolution of the contrarian class

Being contrarian for contrarian's sake is no way to go through life.
  • Jul 15, 2021

Strange things are afoot in America’s backyard

There’s big trouble in the little Caribbean.
  • Jul 14, 2021

What can Generation X add to American foreign policy?

Does Ben Rhodes represent my generation? Whatever, dude.
  • Jul 13, 2021

Roosevelt redux?

An interesting effort to brand Biden's grand strategy.
  • Jul 12, 2021

Policymakers have their own lab leaks

The swamp inside the Beltway is a far more fecund environment than academia to generate bad policy ideas.
  • Jul 7, 2021