The Foreign Affairs Archive
9/11 and the Transformation of U.S. Foreign Policy
The Sentry’s Solitude
Next Stop Baghdad?
Kenneth M. Pollack
Bridges, Bombs, or Bluster?
Madeleine K. Albright
America’s Imperial Ambition
G. John Ikenberry
Comprehensive Foreign Affairs coverage of the issues that shape our world.
This Day in History
The New Fault Lines of Global Politics
The Return of Pax Americana?
Putin’s War Is Fortifying the Democratic Alliance
Michael Beckley and Hal Brands
The Age of Great-Power Competition
How the Trump Administration Refashioned American Strategy
Elbridge A. Colby and A. Wess Mitchell
July 23, 2021
Washington’s Democracy Dilemma
Crafting a Democracy Strategy in an Age of Great-Power Politics
Frances Z. Brown and Thomas Carothers
Enemies of My Enemy
How Fear of China Is Forging a New World Order
April 4, 2022
The Fantasy of the Free World
Are Democracies Really United Against Russia?