foreign-policy

Why Does Henry Kissinger Start Trending Whenever Other Monsters Die?

On Friday morning, I woke up to the blessed news that one of the Kochs had croaked. David Koch, a billionaire who along with brother…

In a 17th-Century Castle, the World’s Grandest War Game Comes to Life

The people tasked with saving the world are squatting around high-powered computers set up on wooden tables in an old Polish castle named Moszna, moving…

War Is All About the Male Impulse to Reproduce

In the Western world at least, war — and the violence that comes with it — is portrayed as the last possible resort, and the culmination of economic, social…