Several memos were sent back to the British government by the UK ambassador to the US. Kim Darroch was exposed in the media recently. In confidential correspondences, Darroch commented poorly on the Trump administration, describing it as "dysfunctional", "unpredictable" and "inept". In response, Trump said the US will [Read more]
UNFORTUNATELY, truly rational argument, even among the scientific community, has become something of a minority sport. In today’s democratic politics, rationality is rarely practiced. More often than not, driven on by the baying hounds of social media, politicians prefer to highlight vapid sentiment rather than [Read more]
There is no stopping Trump, because he uses his favorite catchphrase, “America First,” to the bitter end, scarcely considering the risks this attitude entails.
Trump’s "America First’’ approach to trade undermines the global trading order that the US historically promoted and renders the World Trade Organisation and its rules irrelevant.