<i>The unanswered question of whether Mexico will continue to rely on NAFTA to place its products in duty-free markets generates more speculation than realistic responses. A final answer will come from the decisions made in the three capitals involved. There are various possibilities. The first of these, disconnecting [Read more]
The problem with a roadmap that leads only to the past is that when the future arrives, there is no plan.
Populism is now the new religion in rich Western countries and only time will tell if it takes longer than communism to fade from the hearts of its faithful followers.
'The president behaves like a petulant child… and his intellectual capacity is protozoan.'
When we use the term post-truth or post-fact politics ... it means that we set politics without being concerned about what is true or not, what is a fact or not.
It is possible that an inexperienced president in charge of the world’s most powerful country and the strife in the EU may offer Russia a lucky chance.
[T]he nation-state is still alive, kicking and vying for its strategic interests; it didn’t disappear with globalization, as neoliberals said it would.
Once accused of false and offensive claims, these parties are now gaining enough strength to be a threat to the old political system.
This is not a good time for fans of Anglo-Saxon culture. After Brexit, Donald Trump's electoral victory (however precarious it is) tells us that in the cradles of democracy and parliamentarianism, the visceral reaction has triumphed over the cerebral vote. It is well known that in the mid-19th century the existence of [Read more]