Gideon Rose

Gideon Rose is managing editor of Foreign Affairs.

History Lesson
Jan. 22 2007 11:14 AMHow Vietnam Really EndedEvents abroad—not domestic anti-war activism—brought the war to an end.
April 9 2003 5:22 PMIraq INC?Don't expect postwar miracles from the Iraqi National Congress.
March 25 2003 2:37 PMThe Hawks Were WrongThe Iraqi opposition could never have toppled Saddam.
The Book Club
June 30 1999 12:18 AM
April 18 2003 4:08 PMHow To Run an EmpireThere's more to intervention than fighting wars.
April 1 2003 3:00 PMThe Bush BacklashIn its dash to Baghdad, the administration left its own rear guard exposed.
April 1 2002 4:24 PMThe Zionist ExampleIf anyone should understand Palestinian intransigence, it's the Israelis.
The Breakfast Table
June 23 1999 1:06 AMDissecting the Day's News


The World

The Budget Disaster that Sabotaged the WHO’s Response to Ebola

Are the Attacks in Canada a Sign of ISIS on the Rise in the West?

PowerPoint Is the Worst, and Now It’s the Latest Way to Hack Into Your Computer

Is It Offensive When Kids Use Bad Words for Good Causes?

Fascinating Maps Based on Reddit, Craigslist, and OkCupid Data


The Real Secret of Serial

What reporter Sarah Koenig actually believes.


The Actual World

“Mount Thoreau” and the naming of things in the wilderness.

In Praise of 13th Grade: Why a Fifth Year of High School Is a Great Idea

A Comically Inane Court Opinion Just Upheld Puerto Rico’s Gay Marriage Ban

  News & Politics
Oct. 23 2014 3:55 PM Panda Sluggers Democrats are in trouble. Time to bash China.
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM Amazon Investors Suddenly Bearish on Losing Money
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM Why Is an Obscure 1968 Documentary in the Opening Credits of Transparent?
  Double X
The XX Factor
Oct. 23 2014 11:33 AM Watch Little Princesses Curse for the Feminist Cause
  Slate Plus
Oct. 23 2014 11:28 AM Slate’s Working Podcast: Episode 2 Transcript Read what David Plotz asked Dr. Meri Kolbrener about her workday.
Brow Beat
Oct. 23 2014 5:08 PM What Happens When You Serve McDonald’s to Food Snobs and Tell Them It’s Organic
Future Tense
Oct. 23 2014 5:53 PM South Florida’s Desperate Secession Movement
  Health & Science
Oct. 23 2014 5:42 PM Seriously, Evolution: WTF? Why I love the most awkward, absurd, hacked-together species.
Sports Nut
Oct. 20 2014 5:09 PM Keepaway, on Three. Ready—Break! On his record-breaking touchdown pass, Peyton Manning couldn’t even leave the celebration to chance.