In this issue:
Jerry Muller, a professor at the Catholic University of America, explains why both the left and right get inequality wrong.
Shannon O’Neil, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, urges Washington to start seeing its southern neighbor as a partner instead of a problem.
Kevin Rudd, who served as Australia’s prime minister from 2007 to 2010, writes that the Obama administration’s “pivot” to Asia made sense, because China was starting to doubt U.S. staying power.
Aluf Benn, editor in chief of Haaretz, writes that the Israeli military has sometimes been a force for peace and moderation.
Husain Haqqani, who served as Pakistan’s ambassador to the United States from 2008 to 2011, calls on the United States and Pakistan to give up the fiction that they are allies.