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Foreign Affairs (page 3)

October 12, 2022 5:30 am

Iranians Want Democracy. Who Are We to Say No?

Iran’s liberal opposition has as much right as anyone else to choose their government.
Shay Khatiri
October 10, 2022 5:30 am

Peace Prize Pettiness

Misplaced Ukrainian pique over the prize being shared with regime critics from Russia and Belarus.
Cathy Young
October 6, 2022 5:30 am

Apathy Keeps Russia’s Death Cult Alive

Some Russians embrace their country’s nihilism. Others help maintain it through their resignation and indifference.
Natalia Antonova
October 5, 2022 5:30 am

Putin’s Crazy Days

Bluster about borders, a mobilization mess, a pathetic pep rally.
Cathy Young
October 5, 2022 5:30 am

Fox News: Putin Propaganda Primetime

Here are the top 20 anti-Ukraine, pro-Russia claims and arguments that Fox viewers are hearing.
William Saletan
October 3, 2022 5:30 am

How Much Do Putin’s Annexations Really Matter?

They won’t change his calculus about using nuclear weapons.
Benjamin Parker
September 30, 2022 5:30 am

Olaf Scholz and Why Germany Is Failing to Lead

It turns out that his robust initial response to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine wasn’t a real strategy—it was just messaging.
Giselle Donnelly
September 30, 2022 5:30 am

Putin Compounds His Bad Decisions

The partial mobilization and annexations he ordered will make his life harder, not easier.
David J. Kramer
September 29, 2022 5:30 am

Iran’s Celebrities Finally Break Their Silence

For the first time, Iranian athletes and artists have been criticizing the regime.
Shay Khatiri
September 27, 2022 5:30 am

Is the United States Ready for the Next Nuclear Era?

Lessons from the Cold War can help the United States in nuclear competition with Russia and China.
Eric S. Edelman and Franklin C. Miller