James Lindsay

James M. Lindsay is vice president and director of studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Recent Articles

How Ambitious Can We Be?

Ethical Realism by Anatol Lieven and John Hulsman (Pantheon, 224 pages, $22.00)

The American Way of Strategy by Michael Lind
(Oxford University Press, 304 pages, $24.00)

Anyone who doubts that the Bush Revolution in foreign policy has ended should check the shelves at a bookstore. Hagiographies about the man from Midland are out. Impassioned critiques offering plans for a new approach to foreign affairs are in.