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Brian Stewart

Brian Stewart is a New York-based political writer. Follow him on Twitter @bstewart1776.


Articles by Brian Stewart

July 16, 2021 5:30 am

How the Party of Reagan Became the Party of Trump

Conservative and Republican elites mocked the populist revolt in their midst right up until the moment they embraced and enabled it
Brian Stewart
June 17, 2021 5:30 am

A Nonsensical Case Against NATO

The alliance remains a vital force for stability and security.
Brian Stewart
April 23, 2021 5:30 am

Don’t Scold Israel for Doing Us a Favor

Israel’s clandestine campaign against the Iranian nuclear program is doing more for peace than any diplomatic rigmarole.
Brian Stewart
February 26, 2021 5:27 am

How Biden Can Rally the World Against China

Washington has finally given up on the idea that China would liberalize. Now what?
Brian Stewart
November 10, 2020 5:30 am

Relax, Cousins

Trump was no ‘great friend’ to the U.K.—and a Biden administration will be no curse.
Brian Stewart
October 12, 2020 5:30 am

Our Abiding Quarrel with Russia

Russia has interfered in American elections before. It is again.
Brian Stewart
September 17, 2020 5:30 am

The Price of Peace

Critics of U.S. foreign policy attribute the world’s ills to American power.
Brian Stewart
September 11, 2020 5:30 am

Can Lebanon Be Fixed?

A nation of warring tribes is locked in a failing state.
Brian Stewart
August 29, 2020 10:28 am

“America First” is a Lie

The Trump right fails to understand that U.S. leadership in defending a decent world order is also necessary to protect our own interests.
Brian Stewart
August 23, 2020 5:17 am

How Putin Took Over Russia

‘Putin’s People’ details the Russian autocrat and ex-KGB spook’s rise to power and efforts to reverse the outcome of the Cold War.
Brian Stewart