Washington’s hardening with regard to Iran ... is happening within the larger context of U.S. withdrawal, both from the Middle East and the rest of the world.
The recent discussion over our national anthem is also part of the pathetic image that we project.
<i>On Feb. 20, U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton declared that the days of Daniel Ortega, president of Nicaragua, “were numbered.” Similar words have been uttered about Venezuela’s Nicolas Maduro and about Miguel Diaz-Canel, the current president of the Council of State and the Council of Ministers of [Read more]
Trump ... wants people to believe that he is coming to the rescue of those living in a country shaken by a profound economic crisis. ... But the truth lies elsewhere.