Foreign Policy

Patrikarakos, David, “Why Trump’s fight with Iran isn’t over.” Politico, January 09, 2020.

Pettyjohn, Stacie L., “Trump threatens ‘sanctions like they’ve never seen’ if Iraq evicts U.S. forces. Can Iraq do it?Monkey Cage, January 06, 2020.

Gunia, Amy, “Trump Says U.S. Bill Supporting Hong Kong Doesn’t Help Trade War Negotiations.” TIME, December 3, 2019.

Kaplan, Morgan L., “Trump’s Syria announcement is a change of speed – not a change of direction.” Monkey Cage, October 9, 2019.

Hanke, Jacob, “Trump set to hit EU with tariffs on $7.5B of goods after Airbus ruling.” Politico, October 2, 2019.

Joeng, Andrew and Yoon, Dasl,”U.S. and North Korea to Resume Nuclear Talks, Pyongyang Says.” Wall Street Journal, October 1, 2019.

Oprysko, Caitlin, “Trump suggests Iran responsible for Saudi oil attack.” Politico, September 16, 2019.

Musgrave, Paul, “Don’t expect John Bolton’s abrupt departure to change much about Trump’s foreign policy.” Monkey Cage, September 10, 2019.

Herszenhorn, David M., “Trump administration wants to ‘reset’ relations with EU.” Politico, September 02, 2019.

Orr, Gabby, “Trump claims China asked for renewed trade talks.” Politico, August 26, 2019.

Cameron, James J., “The U.S. officially withdrew from the INF Treaty. Here’s what you need to know.” Monkey Cage, August 3, 2019.

Norman, Kelsey, “Would ‘safe third country’ agreements stem migration to the U.S.? The E.U.-Turkey deal offers some clues.” Monkey Cage, July 22, 2019.

Joshua Busby, Dina Smeltz, and Jordan Tama, “Trump and His Advisors are Probably Wrong About What Foreign Policy Americans Want.” MonkeyCage, July 3, 2019.

Ron Pruessen, “The Imperial Audacity of Trump’s Magical Thinking is Nothing New for the US Presidency.” LSE US Centre, June 11, 2019.

Shibley Telhami, “How Trump’s Approach to the Middle East Ignores the Past, the Future, and the Human Condition.” Lawfare, June 5, 2019.

Danielle Gilbert, “Trump Claims He’s the Greatest Hostage Negotiator Ever. So Why Did He Make It Harder to Bring Americans Home?” Monkey Cage, April 29, 2019.

Ufuk Akcigit, Sina Ates, and Giammario Impullitti, “Trump is Learning the Wrong Lessons from Ronald Reagan- Innovation Policy is Better Than Protectionism.” LSE USCentre, March 19, 2019.

Henry Farrell, “Trump May Be About to Call Europe’s Bluff on Iran. Europe Isn’t Bluffing.” Monkey Cage, February 25, 2019.

Mira Rapp-Hooper, “Trump Plans to Meet with Kim Jong Un Next Month. Here’s What Not to Expect.” Monkey Cage, January 24, 2019.

Jasmine Gani, “The Syria Withdrawal Announcement Shows That Donald Trump is Now Freelancing US Foreign Policy.” LSE USCentre, December 20, 2018.

Elizabeth N. Saunders, “Last Week Showed How Trump’s Management of His Team is Hurting His Own Foreign Policy. It’s Only Going to Get Worse.” Monkey Cage, December 10, 2018.

Roger Peace and Jeremy Kuzmarov, “Woodrow Wilson’s Misremembered. This Has Warped Our Foreign Policy for a Century.” History News Network, November 9, 2018.

Daniel Byman and Tamara Cofman Wittes, “In Trump We Trust? Israel and the Trump Administration.” Lawfare, October 26, 2018.

Stephen Woolcock, “What Trump’s American First Policy Means for the International Trading System.” LSE USCentre, October 17, 2018.

Jessica Marsden, “Did the President’s Tweets Lead Prosecutors to Seek the Death Penalty for Sayfullo Saipov?” Lawfare, October 17, 2018.

Mary Jo McConahay, “Trump’s Ignoring Latin America. We Do that at Our Peril.” History News Network, September 17, 2018.

Chad P. Bown, “For Donald Trump, It Was A Summer of Tariffs and More Tariffs. Here’s Where Things Stand.” Monkey Cage, September 13, 2018.

Curtis R. Ryan, “The Trump Administration’s New Idea for Israeli-Palestinian Peace Is Actually an Old, Failed Idea.” Monkey Cage, September 12, 2018.

Lawrence Wittner, “Trump’s Foreign Policy is Awful.” History News Network, September 3, 2018.

Michael A. Bailey, Cathy Lee, and Erik Voeten, “Trump Makes Longtime Allies Nervous. Here’s How We Measured This.” Monkey Cage, August 31, 2018.

Lara Minkus, Emanuel Deutschmann, and Jan Delhey, “New Research Shows That Donald Trump’s Election Spurred European Unity.” LSE USCentre, August 24, 2018.

Matthew Fay, “The U.S. Military is a Tool, But The President Thinks It’s a Trophy.” Niskanen Center, August 9, 2018.

Eric Grynaviski, “Trump’s Stance Toward Russia Isn’t Appeasement. It May Be Even Worse.” Monkey Cage, July 17, 2018.

Bob Bauer, “Standards for Impeachment: Trump’s Defense of Putin in the Face of Russia’s Electoral Attacks.” Lawfare, July 17, 2018.

James Goldgier, “Trump and Putin One-On-One Is Not a Good Idea. Here’s Why.” Monkey Cage, July 13, 2018.

Joshua Tucker, “Will It Be ‘Happy Talk’- Or Will Trump and Putin Focus on Arms Control and Other Critical Issues?” Monkey Cage, July 13, 2018.

Peter Trubowitz, “Five Minutes with Peter Trubowitz: ‘Presidents Usually Stay Out of British Politics, But This Is No Ordinary President.” LSE USCentre, July 10, 2018.

John Sides and Michael Tesler, “Donald Trump Is A Symbol of White Identity Politics in Europe, Too.” Monkey Cage, June 21, 2018.

Lawrence Wittner, “Trump’s Getting Us Ready to Fight a Nuclear War. History News Network, June 18, 2018.

Mira Rapp-Hooper, “The Singapore Summit’s Three Big Takeaways.” Monkey Cage, June 12, 2018

Eric Grynabiski, “Trump Just Canceled a High-Stakes Summit. In 1972, Nixon Almost Did the Same.” Monkey Cage, May 31, 2018.

David Foglesong, “30 Years Ago This Week Ronald Reagan Did Something No One Could Have Expected Years Earlier.” History News Network, May 30, 2018.

Perry Bacon Jr., “Trump’s Handling of North Korea Has Been One of the Few Things Americans Liked About His Presidency.” FiveThirtyEight, May 24, 2018.

Constance Duncombe, “Focusing Less on Trump and More on Language Helps Explain Why the Latest Iran Nuclear Deal Upheaval is Simply Politics As Usual.” LSE USCentre, May 16, 2018.

Jeffrey A. Engel, “‘Our Biggest Mistake is That We Trusted You Too Much’: Geopolitics, Donald Trump, and Vladimir Putin’s Historical Memory.” AHA Today, May 10, 2018.

Rebecca Shimoni Stoil, “What if Tariffs Cost Trump the Farm Vote?” FiveThirtyEight, April 26, 2018.

Kristian Coates Ulrichsen, “Trump Meets Qatar’s Emir Today. But Efforts to Resolve the Persian Gulf Dispute Have Already Stalled.” Monkey Cage, April 10, 2018.

Stephan M. Haggard, “Those North Korea Sanctions Might Be Working. Here’s Why.” Monkey Cage, April 6, 2018.

Michelle Mayhew-Shears, “Reasons Trump Might Want to Offer to Help Venezuela.” History News Network, March 27, 2018.

Michael Wilner, “Four Ways Trump Could Dump the Iran Nuclear Agreement.” FiveThirtyEight, March 26, 2018.

Phillip Warburg, “The High Price of Putting America First.” Beacon Broadside, January 29, 2018.

Lisa ten Brinke, “Donald Trump’s Rhetoric Has Only Highlighted the Already Growing Rift Between the EU and the US.” LS US Centre, January 24, 2018.

Erik Voeten, “Did Trump Try to Lose Today’s United Nations Vote on Israel?” Monkey Cage, December 22, 2017.

Ben Marglies, “How Donald Trump’s Populism May Threaten the US-UK Special Relationship.” LSE US Centre, December 7, 2017.

Marc Lynch, “Three Things to Know About Trump’s Jerusalem Gambit.” Monkey Cage, December 7, 2017.

Mira Rapp-Hooper, “The 5 Things We Learned From Trump’s Asia Trip.” Monkey Cage, November 15, 2017.

Chad Brown, “Donald Trump Now Has the Excuse He Needs to Open the Floodgates of Protectionism.” Monkey Cage, October 9, 2017.

Nicholas Miller, “Trump’s Criticism of the Iran Nuclear Deal May Only Lead to More Nuclear Weapons.” Monkey Cage, September 25, 2017.

Jonas Mckling and Llewelyn Hughes, “President Trump Wants Protectionist Measures Against Chines Solar Power. That’s Going to Hurt U.S. Firms.” Monkey Cage, September 25, 2017.

Margaret E. Peters, “Trump Wants to Restrict Trade and Immigration. Here’s Why He Can’t Do Both.” Monkey Cage, September 11, 2017.

Elizabeth N. Saunders, “Five Things Trump Did on His Summer Vacation: A Foreign Policy Roundup.” Monkey Cage, September 4, 2017.

Geoffrey Swenson, “Trump Says ‘Our Troops Will Fight to Win’ in Afghanistan. Here’s Why Peace and Stability Are So Elusive.” Monkey Cage, August 22, 2017.

Sheldon M. Stern. “There’s No Comparison Between Donald Trump and John F. Kennedy.” History News Network, August 21, 2017.

Roseanne McManus, “Rhetorical ‘Fire and Fury’ Can Help the U.S. Globally- If the President Has Enough Backing at Home.” Monkey Cage, August 9, 2017.

James L. Gelvin, “The Trump Doctrine in the Middle East is to Follow Saudi Arabia’s Lead,History News Network, June 25, 2017.

Martina Kunovic, “Five Things You Need to Know About Trump’s Cuba Policy,Monkey Cage, June 22, 2017.

Martina Kunovic, “Five Things You Need to Know About Trump’s Cuba Policy,Monkey Cage, June 22, 2017.

Elizabeth Saunders, “100 Days In, Trump’s Foreign Policy Appears to Be All Show. Is There Enough Substance?Monkey Cage, April 28, 2017.

Danielle Upton, Roseanne McManus, and Keren Yarhi-Milo, “Trump Is Trying to Send North Korea a Message. He’s Got a Long Way to Go,Monkey Cage, April 26, 2017.

Verlan Lewis, “Why Presidential Candidates (Like Trump) Campaign as Isolationists but (Like Trump) Govern as Hawks.Monkey Cage, April 18, 2017.

Deepak Tripathi, “Is There Rhyme or Reason in Trump’s Approach to Syria, Afghanistan, and North Korea?History News Network, April 17, 2017.

Jack S. Levy, Michael McKoy, Paul Poast, and Geoffrey P. R. Wallace, “When Presidents ‘Back In’ to Foreign Conflicts, Here’s What Happens.Monkey Cage, April 12, 2017.

Julia Azari, “Trump Is Just the Latest President to Follow the Path From Isolationist to Hawk.FiveThirtyEight, April 11, 2017.

Andrew Rudalevige, “Trump’s Missile Attack on Syria Might Be Satisfying. But It’s Not Legal.Monkey Cage, April 7, 2017.

Elizabeth N. Saunders, “Trump Just Had His First Big Foreign Policy Challenge. So What Did We Learn?Monkey Cage, April 7, 2017.

Harry Enten, “Will Trump Benefit From a ‘Rally Around the Flag’ Effect After the Syria Airstrike?FiveThirtyEight, April 8, 2017.

Timothy M. Gill, “Putin is Waiting to See Whether Trump Will Fund Pro-Democracy Programs.Monkey Cage, March 20, 2017.

Derek Shearer, “Adjusting to Reality: The Emerging Trump Foreign Policy.The Blue Review, March 20, 2017.

Stephen Kaplan, “Why Trumponomics May Complicate U.S. Foreign Policy.Monkey Cage, March 17, 2017.