Episode 70: Paula Dobriansky

Paula Dobriansky served as Undersecretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs for the entire George W Bush administration. Prior to that she served in the Bush 41, Reagan and Carter administrations in various foreign policy capacities. And prior to t...

Ukraine is Very, Very Close to an All Out Civil War

January has been a cruel month for the prospects of peace in Ukraine. As the international community mulls new measures against Russia and continues to debate how to best address the conflict, the fighting has reached new levels of intensity.  The prospects of...

Obama’s Syria Delaying Tactic

In a press conference earlier today, President Obama very cautiously addressed the question of whether or not Assad crossed the chemical weapons "Red Line." His conclusion? We don't yet know, but if we do find out conclusively it would be a "game changer."