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Looking Ahead to the Next Century of Suffrage

One hundred years ago, Parliament passed the Representation of the People Act, marking a powerful first step towards granting all Läs mer

When Politics Becomes an Olympic Sport

No matter how deft the backflips or how swift the skaters, Korean unity will likely grab the spotlight (and news Läs mer

Donald Trump Is Not the Only One Who Likes a Grand Parade

US President Donald J. Trump wants a military parade—a grand military parade.

Trump, reportedly <a target="_blank" href="https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-09-18/trump-says-he-may-hold-july-fourth-military-parade-in-washington" Läs mer

Taking Stock of the Transatlantic Relationship After One Year of Trump

Open-ended questions surrounding US relations with its European allies have direct implications for the ratcheting up of tensions and “managed Läs mer

A Plan to Thwart Russian Meddling

US Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX] has a strategy to check Russian meddling in the midterm elections later this year and Läs mer

Secondary Sanctions: A First Glance

This edition of our EconoGraphic blog explains the difference between primary and secondary sanctions, outlines how secondary sanctions work, and Läs mer

Wall Street is Freaking Out

US stocks saw another volatile day on February 6 as ripples spread to global markets.

The Dow Jones industrial Läs mer

Reviewing the Nuclear Posture Review: Here’s What You Need to Know

US President Donald J. Trump’s Nuclear Posture Review calls for “enhanced deterrence” and a larger nuclear arsenal.

The administration Läs mer

South Sudan Arms Embargo ‘Weakens’ Salva Kiir

The US arms embargo on South Sudan not only sends a strong signal to South Sudanese President Salva Kiir, but Läs mer

A Controversial Bill in Poland Would Make it Illegal to Use the Term ‘Polish Death Camps’

Poland’s Senate on February 1 passed a controversial bill that would make it illegal to blame Läs mer