August 20, 2020
A Russian dissident is fighting for his life. Where is the U.S.?
We should be supporting the forces of good. Trump just shrugs.
August 4, 2020
Why Trump’s complacency about Putin is a problem — whatever his motives
The U.S. president's actions are creating dangerous ambiguity.
July 1, 2020
Trump would do anything for Putin. No wonder he’s ignoring the Russian bounties.
Russia’s pattern of hostility matches Trump’s pattern of accommodation.
June 4, 2020
The U.S. is losing ground in the global effort to promote democratic ideals
When the First Amendment rights of peaceful protesters are violated, China is handed fresh arguments for "whataboutism."
May 20, 2020
The pandemic shows that Putin is not a strong leader
The coronavirus has exposed the fundamental weakness of the Russian state.
April 15, 2020
We need to start preparing for the November election — now
Never in our lifetimes has American democracy been so imperiled.
March 26, 2020
It’s imperative for the U.S. and China to work together on the coronavirus pandemic
We can't let great power competition get in the way of fighting covid-19.
February 21, 2020
Thanks for defending democracy, Mike Pompeo. So when will Trump change his policies?
The secretary of state works for an administration that doesn't seem to share his convictions.
January 13, 2020
Be prepared to fight a dangerous new wave of disinformation during the Senate trial
Debasing the truth weakens democracy.
December 12, 2019
Here’s how Trump can get a win with Russia — and actually help all Americans
Keeping the existing limits on nuclear weapons is a good idea.