Posts Tagged: Donald Trump
The Trump administration betrayed the Kurds in Syria. But there is still time to turn things around.
Austere “shock therapy” after the Cold War only shocked the East into reaction. In the West, the corporate political center ultimately did the same.
But the bipartisan condemnation of his sporadic complaints betrays a fear that a more competent leader could finally wind them down.
When it comes to Ukraine, Trump has been manipulated as deftly as a mindless marionette. It’s going to cost him.
Despite al-Baghdadi’s death, Trump is creating the conditions groups like ISIS thrive in.
America's drone wars have gotten deadlier under Trump, but the Trump-first news cycle makes highlighting the human cost extremely difficult.
From the U.S. to the U.K. to Turkey, it is a hallmark of right-wing populists to make a preposterous policy and then be forced to retreat.
The far right's war on culture is capturing the hearts and minds of mass shooters and populist politicians.
This moment should spark a conversation about the place of national security whistleblowing in a democratic society.
Trump's not bringing the troops home. He's been haphazardly deploying more troops, drones, and dollars abroad, while waging a shadow foreign policy for his own benefit.