Benjamin Ra is a recent graduate of Sciences Po Paris. He writes mainly on foreign policy and is currently residing in South Korea.
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NFL junkie Eric Golub reports on his favorite obsession. There is no football offseason. Every February he pretends to care about other sports while sobbing uncontrollably each Sunday until September.
Lists of top ten movies, songs, funny moments, fashion statements, automobiles, children's names, stupid celebrity moments, first dates, last dates, weddings, and much, much more.
Communities writers read and review current and past books of note. Also, news and views focusing on print and online media.
Published 9:55 p.m. September 21, 2013
For better or worse, this deal is a “game changer”
Published 11:15 p.m. May 21, 2013
The United States cannot draw a red line with Iran without direct negotiations
Published 11:15 a.m. May 1, 2013
The shutdown of the Kaesong Industrial Complex leaves South Korea unscathed but creates a predicament for China
Published 12:00 p.m. April 25, 2013
The last thing we want with North Korea is a war of words
Published 11:32 a.m. March 26, 2013
Criticizing the decision to invade Iraq may be harder than you think.
Published 9:47 p.m. March 10, 2013
The policies of the Clinton administration made a nuclear North Korea inevitable
Published 8:32 p.m. January 11, 2013
The hypothetical threat of force isn't enough; for diplomacy to work on Iran, the threat of force must be real and believable.
Published 2:47 p.m. January 9, 2013
Sanctions must not be our only option
Published 4:35 a.m. December 20, 2011
With each passing day, it is becoming more and more apparent that a silent yet inexorable run is taking place against the banks of Europe.
Published 10:14 p.m. September 20, 2011
The author gives his opinion on the state of things in Egypt, Libya, and Syria and also the curious relationship between Turkey and Iran.
Published 10:52 a.m. June 22, 2011
How a European defense force can be created and why a "directorate" must be formed to lead the effort
Published 9:18 a.m. June 13, 2011
Thoughts on Atlantic unity, European unity, and the lessons of the Transatlantic Crisis
Published 8:18 a.m. May 16, 2011
The killing of Osama bin Laden and the dispute with Pakistan should not blind us to the bigger picture
Published 4:55 p.m. April 25, 2011
Churchill has just become Prime Minister in May 1940. Here is an analysis of the options that faced him.
Published 2:39 p.m. April 18, 2011
Unless the allies take decisive action, only luck can prevent the partition of Libya