US Foreign Policy
Total 8 Posts
Pompeo’s plan for a hierarchy of human rights could serve to undermine them all – including religious freedom.5 min read
A commission set up by the US Secretary of State says religious freedom and property rights should be elevated above other rights. It has prompted concern from faith-based and secular critics alike.
To be a world leader after 1945, the US had to be seen to be anti-racist. Now it no longer cares who is watching.
Driven by self-interest, Trump’s strategy seeks to counter the perceived threat of China by considering the Indo-Pacific region to be a coherent theatre where US influence can operate.
Washington’s newest thinktank is fomenting a revolution in US foreign affairs – and a retreat from interventionism.4 min read
The Quincy Institute for Responsible Statecraft threatens to radically realign the politics of US national security.
It would suggest an old-world way of paternalist thinking, Rashmee Roshan Lall argues.
It is outrageous to expect Iraq, which has suffered the loss of hundreds of thousands of lives and the destruction of its infrastructure and economy, to pay for its own occupation.