Fareed Zakaria / Politics

The Power of Positive Foreign Policy

NEW DELHI -- President Obama's trip to India was strategically important, symbolically resonant and deftly executed. But it coincided with a snowstorm in some Northeastern states, so it struggled to get airtime and ink in the United States. In ...

Keep Calm and Carry On

DAVOS, Switzerland -- The conversation at Davos is often dominated by economics, and this year it's no different. But the shock of the Paris terror attacks lingers, and discussions at the World Economic Forum here often turn to radical Islam. I ...

American Intervention is Not the Answer

NEW YORK -- The Paris terror attacks were barbaric but also startling, leading many to ask what could be done to prevent this kind of terrorism in the future. One man has a clear answer. "That attack you saw in Paris? You'll see an attack in the ...

The Political Agenda of Blasphemy

NEW YORK -- As they went on their rampage, the men who murdered 12 people in Paris this week yelled that they had "avenged the prophet." They follow in the path of other terrorists who have bombed newspaper offices, stabbed a filmmaker, and killed...

Is America Still Innovative?

MUMBAI -- The world is impressed with America these days. On recent trips to Europe and Asia, I kept hearing praise of the country's innovation and entrepreneurship. But a set of new studies suggests the glittering examples of Facebook, Snapchat ...

North Korea Has Won

NEW YORK -- Now that U.S. intelligence officials believe that North Korea was behind the cyberattack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, the discussion has finally moved away from emails about Angelina Jolie to the real story, which is far more ...