Global Governance

Click Here For The Revolution

David Cameron's former director of strategy has a manifesto for the modern world

Where is the Cavalry?

A world without the US as global policeman will collapse into chaos

Bismarck Versus Blair — A Foreign Policy Crossroads

The interventionist dam broke with the collapse of the Soviet Union. Inaction in Syria could mark the end of our duty to protect

The Diplomat the Whole World Ignores

Catherine Ashton heads a wasteful, top-heavy and ineffectual project costing European taxpayers half a billion pounds a year

Online Only: Countering the Counter-Jihadists

The selective silence of leading lights in the counter-Jihad movement fuels the violence of Anders Breivik and other European fascists

Ten Billion Loose Ends

Two new books come to different conclusions about the geo-political impact of the coming population boom

Neoconservatism: A Good Idea That Won’t Go Away

Critics like to think that neoconservative ideas lie buried in the sands of Iraq. But neocons are still in the mainstream of US politics

Welcome to Obama’s Parallel Universe

Until Republicans convince voters that strong foreign policy is crucial to national security, America’s decline will continue

Mazower’s New World Order

Reading Mark Mazower is like being lectured by the best left-wing lecturer you'll ever have: he is brilliant but tiresome

From Columbia to Cairo

'The President's guilt-inspired attitude towards Islam was set out in his Cairo speech of 2009, with the Muslim Brotherhood in the front row'

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"