World Beat Newsletter
Trump's "art of the deal" is about to get its most high-profile test yet. The early prognosis is... not good.
The Cold War has been around, in various permutations, for a long time. It'll take patience, organizing, compromises, and some luck to bury it once and for all.
Trump is no churchgoer. But for evangelicals, his hard right line on Israel and machinations against Iran make him an instrument of the endtimes.
It's about propping up "besieged majorities" in multiethnic countries.
The bizarre denialism of some on the left and right about Russiagate doesn't bode well for the future of American politics.
It's now clear that the Russians offered help and members of the Trump campaign accepted. But the real scandal may be money laundering.
Trump the calm globalist is just as dangerous, if not more so, than Trump the raging populist.
After a year that's brought us closer to nuclear war, ethnic cleansing, and climate catastrophe, it's time to consider that the Trump-GOP agenda may be genuinely evil.
Trump's racist remarks are offensive. The brutal excesses of U.S. foreign policy are worse.
Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a "wedge" between the U.S. and the South than about preventing nuclear war.