Chuck Hagel wasn’t a genius. But he got a bum rap for being exactly the secretary of defense that Obama wanted — until he wasn’t.
U.S. foreign policy is a mess — a big, aimless mess. But the only way to build a grand strategy is to accept both global disarray and American decline.
How a foot of snow explains everything that’s wrong with Washington, D.C. … and the world.
The commander in chief lays out his justification for the war in Syria and Iraq.
But if President Obama follows through on his plan to degrade and destroy the Islamic State, that’s exactly what we’re going to get.