Category: International Relations

All posts about international affairs.


A Debate on the Iran Deal

Curious about the nuclear deal with Iran? Listen to both sides, as my colleague and friend, Nathan Gonzalez, debates Robert Kaufman on the merits of the final agreement at the following link: Obama says Iran deal...


The Ukraine Crisis and Economic Interdependence

Was Russia’s invasion of the Ukraine a failure of the thesis that economic independence creates peace. No, because Russia is not economically dependent on the Ukraine. The true test is whether Russia will directly threaten EU interests with an intervention of a NATO country.