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Stewart M. Patrick assesses the future of world order, state sovereignty, and multilateral cooperation.

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U.S. President Donald J. Trump shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron at the G7 Summit in Charlevoix, Canada, on June 8, 2018. Leah Millis/Reuters

The G7 Gathers in Biarritz for a Dysfunctional Family Reunion

In my weekly column for World Politics Review, I preview the upcoming Group of Seven (G7) summit in Biarritz, France. Read More

August 14, 2019

Conflict Prevention
How to Win Friends and Avoid Forever Wars

Major powers need to provide less support for proxy forces and place more emphasis on conflict resolution.

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August 12, 2019

International Organizations
Is Tourism an Antidote to the Global Wave of Nationalism and Xenophobia?

Mass international tourism has become a hallmark of globalization, but the question of whether it leads to peace is up for debate.

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August 7, 2019

Climate Change
Sunk Coast Fallacy: How Island Nations Should Approach Climate Diplomacy

Pacific island nations under threat from rising sea levels can translate geopolitical competition in the region into climate action.

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