Both President Trump and Chinese President Xi strive to make their own country great again. The world is wondering: who will get most of what he wants and who will cave?
The president’s critics seem to demonstrate that they don’t know Cold War history, don’t understand Russia, and don’t understand how authoritarians like Putin operate.
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.
President Trump does not believe the United States has enemies only because we create them, or that anything good comes from accommodating hostile regimes.
The real danger in foreign policy is not people playing diplomat, but plaintiffs dragging the courts into their personal issues with foreign governments.
President Trump recently said it would be foolish to pick a fight with Russia. Ideally, Russia could help promote U.S. international interests.
With each test, the hermit nation gets closer to subjecting the rest of world to apocalyptic danger. What can the United States do about it?
When asked if America’s foreign policy since 9/11 has made us more or less safe, a non-dangling-chad majority (51 percent) said ‘less safe.’
The United Nations operates on a failed theory of diplomacy that gives your opponent the benefit of the doubt that he wants the same thing as you. Another word for it is naïveté.
America faces an international order that’s unstable and in disarray. If Trump doesn’t act to restore that order, we may soon find ourselves in another war.
Liberal interventionism and neoconservatism offer us the same militaristic approaches. It’s time for a new, more thoughtful approach to our foreign policy.
China doesn’t fear crossing American interests, thanks to Barack Obama.
Here’s what it feels like to be an American expat living in China.
Author and foreign-policy guru Angelo Codevilla on international relations, his experience as an immigrant, so-called higher education, and the relationship between farming and foreign policy.
Now President Obama needs to man up and demand the immediate release of Saeed Abedini, who is imprisoned in Iran for the crime of not being a Muslim.