Encouraging Domestic Terrorism

What happened at Charlottesville leaves supremacists poised for more violence in the service of Trump’s diktats.

By Michael Signer

Bastille Day Terror in Nice

With each attack, the once-unthinkable—President Le Pen—becomes more and more thinkable.

By Arthur Goldhammer

Pragmatism Isn’t Enough

Sanity, pragmatism, and prudence are necessary. But are they sufficient? A response to Joseph S. Nye.

By Richard Just

Taking on ISIS—and Assad

By Faysal Itani

How ISIS Came to Power

To defeat the Islamic State, the West must understand the grievances that fuel the movement.

By Robert Ford