This week’s lesson is that Trump is happy to hear flattery, but does not let it alter the course of his policies.
As important as #MeToo is for those affected and for the public debate about sexual assault, the movement also gives rise to an equal amount of irritation.
America...will not win the future if it must hold to soybeans against supercomputers. It senses that. Therefore, the fear and wrath.
Many political observers believe "kayfabe" to be the crucial term in understanding the present cynical perception of politics in the U.S.
Trump’s march into a trade war is ... reminiscent of military adventures by ... presidents who got their country into a no-win situation with misguided strategy.
A punitive operation targeting Assad and his military would be appropriate. But in the current climate, the risks are simply too great. The benefits of such an operation must be weighed against the possibility of a global conflagration.
22 million U.S. residents currently do not have American citizenship. About half of them do not have valid residence status.
What's more, Trump's real feelings for Putin, warm as they may be, are completely immaterial in such an atmosphere.