Christian Whiton was a State Department senior advisor in the George W. Bush administration from 2003-2009. He is author of "Smart Power: Between Diplomacy and War" (Potomac Books, 2013).
Dec 04, 2016
President-elect Trump is adhering to the what he made clear throughout the presidential campaign: that he will be open to talking to foreign leaders who want good relations with the U.S.
Nov 16, 2016
In just over a week as president-elect, Donald Trump has done more for peace and economic security than eight years of Barack Obama.
Jun 13, 2016
Donald Trump has stood firm in his convictions to act decisively against radical Islam—perhaps his greatest qualification to be president.
Apr 27, 2016
In a speech Wednesday outlining his would-be foreign policy, Donald Trump tried to sound presidential.
Jan 20, 2016
Why is it not a not a big surprise that a history professor living off of taxpayer funds may have cheered on America’s Islamist enemies—and is the target of an FBI investigation into whether he is linked with ISIS?