The opposite of knowledge is ignorance. But the willful disregard of knowledge—regardless of motive—is stupidity.
By proposing sanctions on European companies that work with Russia, the U.S. administration is dividing Europe and risks further harming transatlantic relations.
While Trump's energy program is still unfolding it is clear that he is sticking to the pledges he made during his presidential campaign.
A selection of experts answer a new question from Judy Dempsey on the foreign and security policy challenges shaping Europe’s role in the world.
Europe should avoid letting dissatisfaction with Trump’s Paris decision cloud the broader transatlantic energy and climate agenda.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s refusal to abandon the controversial Nord Stream pipeline is puzzling for several reasons.
The transition to a low-carbon economy after the Paris Agreement has been embraced by an unprecedented number of countries and thousands of subnational groups, and is contributing to growth and competitiveness globally.
Honduras offers an example of how corruption helps fuel environmental devastation.
With U.S. climate leadership lagging, the G-7 is finding ways to move forward in spite of U.S. reluctance while China looms as the new international climate powerhouse.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has become the organizing foreign policy concept of the Xi Jinping era.