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Articles by Brian Stewart
February 13, 2020 5:02 am
The Ignoble Presidency
The danger of an imperial presidency has usually been exaggerated; the peril lies not in its power but in the character of its person.
February 9, 2020 6:26 am
For What It’s Worth
As long as America remains committed to its ideals and interests, it will have a stake in the Middle East
January 15, 2020 6:00 am
Iran’s Permanent Revolution
Iranians’ revolt against the Islamic republic is here to stay.
January 6, 2020 5:22 am
How Killing Soleimani Creates Danger—and Opportunity
It was a righteous strike. But an ominous one.
December 18, 2019 6:00 am
A Constitutional Betrayal
Democrats may be harming their electoral chances, but Republicans are harming our system of government.
November 25, 2019 5:39 am
Pity the Revolution: The Future of Lebanon Hangs in the Balance
As Lebanon veers toward collapse, its people have risen up against a corrupt system.
November 9, 2019 6:34 am
The Unnecessary Peace: The Fall of the Berlin Wall, 30 Years Later
A great historical anomaly came to pass 30 years ago with the collapse of the Berlin Wall: the Cold War…
November 6, 2019 5:34 am
Iran’s Order in the Middle East is Beginning to Crack
With apologies to The New York Times‘ Thomas Friedman, author of the 1989 opus From Beirut to Jerusalem, the…
October 17, 2019 5:31 am
Going Wobbly in Syria
Trump’s betrayal of Syria’s Kurds is unpardonable. It's also a strategic blunder that will hasten American decline.
May 22, 2019 5:25 am
Pax Americana or Pax Sinica?
A new book argues that America should recede as China rises. Here’s why that’s a bad idea.