Megan G. Oprea
Megan G. Oprea
Megan G. Oprea
Megan G. Oprea is the managing editor of the Texas National Security Review. She is a senior contributor to The Federalist and editor of the foreign policy newsletter INBOUND. She holds a PhD in French linguistics from the University of Texas at Austin. You can follow her on Twitter.
Trump’s Straight Talk At The United Nations Disturbs Global Elite

What really irked the international community was that Trump called into question the fantasy of the internationalist order.

French President’s Push For People To Work For A Living Is A Cautionary Tale For America

An economy cannot thrive if employers aren’t permitted to fire their employees and if businesses aren’t free to solve problems internally.

Why The EU’s Court Win Over Migrant Quotas May Be A Pyrrhic Victory

The European Union’s high court decided, not surprisingly, that all EU countries must accept their assigned number of migrants, by force if necessary.

North Korea’s Missile Launch Is Yet More Evidence Talks Aren’t Working

North Korea shows no signs of simply maintaining the status quo. It is pushing rapidly toward a nuclear weapon and continually provokes its neighbors.

Trump On Afghanistan: We’re Not Leaving Yet

While Trump may have changed his position vis-à-vis troop deployment to Afghanistan, he’s staying true to many of the foreign policy principles he espoused during his campaign.

With Sagrada Familia Basilica Revealed As Target, Barcelona Attack Reverberates

Although some celebrate ISIS’ territorial losses in Iraq and Syria as proof it is on the run, the attacks in Spain demonstrate the group’s adaptability and prove it is far from defeated.

While All Eyes Are On The Middle East, All Is Not Quiet On The Pacific Front

China’s insistence that U.S. surveillance flights constitute provocations is an attempt by Beijing to treat its assertion of sovereignty in the region as a fait accompli.

Republicans Need A Foreign Policy That’s Neither Isolationist Nor Hawkish

The GOP has struggled to define its foreign policy views, waffling between neoconservatism and anti-interventionism. But we need a third way.

Trump Is Making Obama’s Mistake In Syria: Putting His Hopes in Russia

Don’t hold your breath waiting for the Syrian ceasefire to culminate in some sort of peaceful resolution, or even last long. We’ve been down this road before, folks.

New Poll Finds Public Supports Restricting Travel From Majority-Muslim Countries

A new poll released Wednesday indicates that restricting migration from majority-Muslim countries is a lot more popular than the mainstream media would have us believe.

What Dangers Lie Ahead For Trump’s Red Line For Syria

The Trump administration appears to be throwing down the gauntlet not just to Syria, but also to its allies Russia and Iran.

We Have To Take Russia’s Provocations In Eastern Europe Seriously

While everyone has focused on Russia’s meddling into last year’s presidential election, other blatant acts of Russian aggression have gone unnoticed.

New Kind Of Terror In London Sees Potential Vigilante Attacking Muslims

The mosque attack does suggest that Britain is at a dangerous boiling point and that the violence is now coming from both sides of the spectrum.

Why The American Imam Who Inspired The London Bridge Attack Can’t Be Stopped

One of the London Bridge attackers was allegedly an avid follower of a radical Salafist Islamic preacher, Ahmad Musa Jibril, who lives in Dearborn, Michigan.

The U.S. Controversy Over Qatar Is Really A Proxy War Over Obama’s Iran Deal

Qatar, which has long sponsored terrorist groups, faces an embargo by the Gulf states that risks cutting the country off from most of its trade routes and food supplies.

Wednesday Terror Attack On Tehran A Surprise Peek Into Political Fault Lines

Wednesday’s attacks in Iran seem not to have been spontaneously inspired by ISIS, but carefully planned to hit a nerve and grab international attention.

After London Bridge, The World Is Sick Of Politicians Downplaying Terrorism

Our political leaders are basically telling us that this kind of terrorism, random and deadly, is the price we have to pay for their policies of multiculturalism and political correctness.

Manchester Bombing Foreshadows Another Fraught Ramadan

The Manchester bombing is a stunning reminder that, despite ISIS losing territory in the Middle East, its appeal isn’t totally lost on young Muslims living in the West.

Trump Tells Muslim World To Stop Enabling Terrorism

President Trump wants to make it clear that it’s the Muslim world, not the United States, that must lead the way in pushing back against Islamism.

Islamists Just Threw A Christian Politician In Jail For ‘Blasphemy’ Against The Quran

What’s most disturbing is that the judges’ decision is a capitulation not only to Islamic law but to the demands of the mob.