Obama’s policy shift sends the message that Americans are confident that in the new political landscape, their hegemony is not threatened.
If it were not for American and Israeli cover, the regime would have collapsed in the very early months of the Syrian revolution.
The global rise of trivial anti-Americanism is a dangerous trend, and not just for Americans.
The prescription the West gave Africa has repeatedly been the Washington Consensus; it has asked African countries to develop according to its standard and system.
A wolf is a wolf, no matter how much you try to tame it.
The West has opened Pandora's box.
The Palestinian people are surprised when the leaders of America demand that they be brave, and offer concessions to reconcile with their occupiers. They are surprised when they are told to accept the Israeli government’s desire for the Palestinian side to offer concessions on Jerusalem, the Temple Mount, the right [Read more]
<i>U.S. presidential candidate Jeb Bush drew a comparison between lazy senators and the French — and reaped outrage. It’s a good reason to have a best of America’s Euro-bashing. </i>
Anti-American statements from Europe could fill libraries. Conversely, there are also repeated abuses, polemics, or a clumsiness [Read more]
The U.S. and China ought to develop new ways of thinking, and sort out the bottleneck situation of cooperating in militarily secured territories.