International relations theory suggests great-power war is coming
14 mins | Sep 6, 2022
According to textbooks, the United States, Russia, and China are on a collision course. Nearly all calm forces appear to be unravelling before our eyes. But unfortunately, the clarifying moments that bend history in an arc toward justice often only emerge after major-power wars. Matthew Kroenig argues that international theory suggests that the new Cold War between the United States, China, and Russia is unlikely to be peaceful.