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November 07, 2014

America’s Midterm Elections: What Next?

The Republican victory in the November 4 midterm elections will have major implications for the strategies adopted in the 2016 ...

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September 24, 2014

An End to American Isolationism?

While President Obama’s September 10 speech outlining a strategy to combat ISIL has been viewed as a return to intervention, ...

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July 10, 2014

National Pride as a Campaign Issue

Survey results show that there has been a decline in the share of Americans who believe their country “stands above” ...

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June 04, 2014

A New Obama Doctrine at West Point?

While US President Obama’s May 28 commencement address at West Point was billed as a major policy statement, Paul Saunders ...

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May 26, 2014

Closer US-China Ties Test Abe’s “Smart Diplomacy”

US criticism of Abe’s December visit to Yasukuni Shrine elicited a chorus of objections from Japanese politicians, most insisting that ...

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May 01, 2014

Moscow and Beijing Likely to Become Closer

Russian President Putin will be visiting China in late May at a time when Russia increasingly finds itself isolated following ...

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March 28, 2014

President Obama’s April Trip
With a Focus on US-Japan-ROK Relations

Chris Nelson, the editor and publisher of the Washington-based Nelson Report was a featured speaker at the Tokyo Foundation Forum ...

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January 07, 2014

US Political Infighting and Enduring Gridlock in 2014

With a divided government and mid-term elections coming up, the United States is likely to continue to be plagued by ...

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November 19, 2013

Democrats vs. Republicans in 2014 and 2016

The fate of the Democratic and Republican Parties in the 2014 and 2016 US elections will be determined largely by ...

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September 17, 2013

Hope for Syria?

A number of tough challenges lay ahead in implementing the US-Russia agreement on Syria’s chemical weapons. Even if the weapons ...

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