Foreign Affairs (page 3)

June 17, 2020 5:30 am

China Flexes Its Muscles While America Sleeps

The U.S. seems to have lost interest in its hegemonic responsibilities, but China’s ambitions have only grown.
Shay Khatiri
June 12, 2020 5:30 am

This Means War!

Are we fighting a ‘war’ against the coronavirus? Or a ‘new Cold War’ with China? Loose talk about war—and much else—betokens fuzzy thinking about the world.
Adam Garfinkle
June 12, 2020 5:30 am

Trump’s Foolish Plan to Cut Back on Our Troops in Germany

In his push to get European countries to pay more for their own defense, the president forgets why we need NATO and NATO needs us.
Shay Khatiri
June 8, 2020 5:09 am

Misunderstanding Singapore

What the world gets wrong about the small, economic powerhouse—and its response to the pandemic.
Adam Garfinkle
June 4, 2020 3:07 pm

Hong Kong Is the Latest Battle for the Values of the Free World

China’s crackdown on Hong Kong democracy demands a coherent international response.
Garry Kasparov
June 4, 2020 5:37 am

Racial Injustice Remains the Great Weakness of American Democracy

If America is to lead the free world, first it must lead itself.
Michael J. Abramowitz
June 2, 2020 5:30 am

Stand with Hong Kong

As China moves to curtail liberties, here’s what the United States can do.
Brian Stewart
May 26, 2020 5:21 am

The Clash with China Is Coming

The United States and China have been on a collision course for a generation. COVID-19 has brought it to a head.
David Polansky
May 19, 2020 5:42 am

A Retreat without Peace

American withdrawal from Afghanistan will leave the region subject to tyranny and terror.
Brian Stewart
May 13, 2020 5:30 am

Poland’s Election Mess Is a Warning to America

The pandemic and the core function of democracies.
Dalibor Rohac