U.S. Role In The World

When soft power solutes despots

By Mark Leon Goldberg ● American Prospect ● 11/14/2017


Countries around the world in recent years have experienced “democratic backsliding,” a circumstance wherein those institutions conducive to democratic governance and rule of law have been stifled by a ruling regime. As the United States recedes as a global advocate for democracy and human rights, trends are likely to deteriorate even further.

Other Articles In This Category:


Foreign Policy ● By JONATHAN SPYER

Syria’s Civil War Is Now 3 Civil Wars

Project Syndicate ● By MINXIN PEI

The High Costs of the New Cold War

National Interest ● By Ted Galen Carpenter

The Battle for the Future of U.S. Foreign Policy Has Begun

American Enterprise Institute ● By Michael Rubin

Somaliland – Key to Winning America’s Longest War

VIEW MORE