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    The Uses and Abuses of Singaporean History

    A falsified version of Singaporean history has found resonance among the conservative fringe in Latin America.

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    India’s Hindu Nationalists Still Feed Off Partition’s Wounds

    Assam's citizenship crisis is the latest legacy of a division that made nations. Foreign Policy…

    How Anzac was fought, soldier by soldier

    The Official History of Australia in the War of 1914–1918, volume I, The story of ANZAC from the outbreak of war to the end of the first phase of the…

    Why Visit Normandy? Reflections on a Birthplace of the Liberal International Order

    I have twice had the privilege of leading students on excursions to the beaches, cemeteries, and museums of Normandy, France. The visit can be emotionally overwhelming. The rows of crosses…

    Everyone in France Wants to Claim the Legacy of 1968

    Leftists want to celebrate revolutionary idealism; conservatives, the triumph of traditional authority. And Emmanuel Macron is trying to split the difference. Foreign Policy…

    I Knew the Cold War. This Is No Cold War.

    Everyone's favorite historical analogy makes for disastrous foreign policy today. Foreign Policy…

    Giggling at the Gulag

    "The Death of Stalin" turns tyranny into comedy. Foreign Policy…

    Grand Strategy Isn’t Grand Enough

    The world’s best national security minds know to study every aspect of foreign policy. That’s not enough. Foreign Policy…

    Historians and Policymaking: A New Chorus Singing an Old Ballad

    Between May and August 1918, as World War I entered its final months, a 32-year-old historian named Charles Kingsley Webster, then on wartime leave from the University of Liverpool, drafted…

    China’s Understanding of Global Order Shouldn’t Be Ours

    Contrary to what Niall Ferguson suggests, if the liberal international system gets reduced to economics, it will no longer exist. Foreign Policy…

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