China is on a global meat-buying spree, pushing up beef, pork and poultry prices around the globe as the world’s most populous nation scrambles to fill a large void in its meat supply. Meat buyers…

The Iranian flag flies at the International Atomic Energy Agency in Vienna, Austria. (Leonhard Foeger/Reuters) President Trump announced Friday that his administration has placed harsh sanctions on Iran’s national bank. “We have just sanctioned the…

Beto O’Rourke speaks at the 2019 California Democratic Party State Convention in San Francisco, June 1, 2019. (Gage Skidmore) A female gun owner challenged presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke at a campaign rally on Thursday in…

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a campaign stop in Winnipeg, September 19, 2019. (Shannon VanRaes/Reuters) He is asking for forgiveness, but he had none for a Chinese peer falsely accused of racism. Prime…

To Be a Spy

To Be a Spy

The ‘Decision Room’ in the International Spy Museum, Washington, D.C. (Sam Kittner) On an amazing, intelligent new museum in Washington, D.C. Editor’s Note: The below is a larger version of a piece published in the…