In its 70-year history, Pakistan’s Prime Ministers, for one reason or the other, cannot seem to finish their elected term.
Monthly Archives: July 2017
Climate change simply cannot be adequately addressed without increased awareness and more ambitious targets. It is in these moments where lack of American vision, leverage, and capable leadership is most keenly felt.Read more
A series of major summits have come and gone and the problem of migration persists. Until the European Union and groups such as the G20 or G7 commit to real and immediate policy changes, ad hoc deal-making will remain the norm.Read more
The importance of this mission to Europe’s long-term success in Chancellor Merkel’s mind represents why the Chancellor and President Trump have developed such a fraught relationship.Read more
For the members of the G-20 to practice what the communiques preach, they would have to fundamentally shift their approach to domestic policy for the greater good. A leaderless G-20 will never do such a thing.Read more
The very best in writing from the wonky world this week.Read more
The independence referendum, framed as a 100-year struggle for self-rule, will likely succeed. It is no surprise that Kurdish leadership would rather talk about self-determination than the details of voting or the plan to negotiate with Baghdad.Read more