Russia down, NATO up in poll of European, Asian countries
Jim Lobe is a Senior Advisor and contributing editor at Responsible Statecraft. Previously, he served as chief of the Washington bureau of Inter Press Service from 1980 to 1985 and again from 1989 to 2016. Best known for his coverage of the neoconservative movement’s influence on U.S. foreign policy, he directed LobeLog.com, which focused primarily on U.S. Middle East policy, from 2007 to 2020. In 2015, LobeLog became the first weblog to win the American Academy of Diplomacy’s Arthur Ross Media Award for Distinguished Reporting and Analysis on Foreign Affairs. A proud native of Seattle, Lobe graduated with Highest Honors in History from Williams College and received a law degree from the UC Berkeley School of Law.