In an age where creationism, communitarianism, nationalism, climate change skepticism, 'fake news,' social and religious unrest and intolerance of others in all its guises wreak havoc ... it seems particularly timely to better understand these other institutions that have succeeded in shifting the critical boundary lines of their domain.
President Donald Trump is meeting his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in Paris. The two men have already met twice before: shaking hands in Brussels and posing side by side in Hamburg for a group photo. Their next meeting, on the occasion of Bastille Day, gives them the opportunity to hammer out the details of their [Read more]
The White House is obviously only acting according to the will of the banking lobby, without really taking into account the wider public interest.
<i>As CNN’s star commentator, Van Jones, acknowledged, Donald Trump should have really become president on Feb. 28 at his first address to Congress.</i>
In a tone that was sober and presidential, optimistic and cheerful, he emphatically paid tribute to soldier Ryan Owens, who was killed in Yemen. “That was one [Read more]
What will happen on the day that the United States achieves Trump’s main objective?
In truth, when it comes to the Syrian “beautiful little babies,” Trump ... and a great many other of the world’s most powerful couldn’t care less.
We are witnessing a possible return to the rule of the strongest.
<i>On Thursday, Donald Trump defended his attorney general, who is the target of new accusations concerning supposed contacts between his team and Russian officials during last year’s presidential campaign.</i>
Jeff Sessions, an ally of the American president and who inspired Trump’s anti-immigration politics, [Read more]
It may sound strange, but actually, Donald Trump won the debate against Hillary Clinton last night. After the 2005 video in which he made very hurtful statements against women, it seemed his days were numbered. Game over! Republican foremen are leaving him en masse. But does the same hold true for his followers? Trump [Read more]