Eric Martin

Eric Martin
Foreign Policy daily newsletter with what’s going on around the world. Delivered weeknights.
Created 17 Nov 2020
  • Democrats Don’t Care About The Border Crisis
    23 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    For the second consecutive month, border authorities have apprehended more than 200,000 migrants at the southern border. The Biden administration has essentially turned a blind eye, and congressional ...
  • Concerned Trump Would Go 'Rogue' Gen. Milley Took Control of the Nukes
    14 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Defense Dept. photo The Founding Fathers believed that subordination of the military to the authority of civil masters was critically important to prevent the emergence of a new form of tyranny or dic...
  • Republican Governors Push Back Against Vaccine Mandates
    10 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (Paul Hennessy/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) Yesterday afternoon President Joe Biden announced that all companies with more than 100 employees are mandated to...
  • Biden to Announce Vaccine Mandates
    09 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Later this afternoon, President Joe Biden will unveil a new plan to get more Americans vaccinated. We know the plan will require all federal employees to be vaccinated without opt-out. Previous mandat...
  • Taliban Government Includes Terrorists, Lacks Diversity
    08 Sep 2021 • 2 min read
    Mullah Baradar Akhund, a senior official of the Taliban, making a video statement. Credit: Reuters File The United States and the European Union expressed concern over the lack of diversity within the...
  • Nord Stream 2 To Become Operational In Days
    07 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    According to Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline connecting Russia and Germany is expected to be completed and operational within days. Russia's contentious...
  • Foreign Policy Brief September 6, 2021
    06 Sep 2021 • 6 min read • 2 0
    SPOTLIGHT Top defense firms spend $1B on lobbying during the Afghan war, see $2T return. Soldiers Are Losing Faith in Their Commanders Subscribe now United States (1) Rep. Michael McCaul, a senior mem...
  • Weekend Update September 4-5
    05 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 0
    U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks on the August Jobs Report at the White House in Washington, U.S., September 3, 2021. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque SPOTLIGHT Is Lukashenka Signing Away Belarus's Sov...
  • Foreign Policy Brief: September 3, 2021
    04 Sep 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    An Afar soldier in Bisober, Tigray region, last December soon after a massacre there by the national army © Eduardo Soteras/AFP/ Getty Images SPOTLIGHT Taliban Claims Gains in Panjshir Valley Fighting...
  • Foreign Policy Brief: September 2, 2021
    03 Sep 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    The Foreign Policy Research Institute SPOTLIGHT Gen. Milley: 'It's Possible' the US could coordinate with the Taliban on ISIS. Doug Bandow: Out of Afghanistan, Now America Is Supposed To Save Tigray F...
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