Articles by James Robbins
The White House needs to stop explaining what the president might have meant by "red line" and simply set a policy.
Is there a strategy behind the young leader's seemingly irrational actions?
The situation in Mali illustrates the complex, evolving nature of the struggle against violent extremism.
President Barack Obama faces a nuclear Iran, Islamist political parties in post-Arab Spring states, and defense budget cuts in his next four years.
Intervening in Syria is tough, but the civilian victims deserve it.