Trump does not believe in enduring alliances, does not believe in shared values or the importance of history. For him, everything is purely transactional, everything is pecuniary.
And for what? A defiant, impossible demand.
'[A] job that was once a ticket to Washington royalty has recently become a laughingstock.'
The current president of the United States placed his personal business interests over the security interests of his country.
[T]he fact remains that no Democratic presidential candidate will be able to win a majority of white blue-collar workers in the foreseeable future.
[T]he G-20 passes the winter as the season of nationalists ... hope remains that more politicians will come to power again with whom significant multilateral agreements are possible.
Time will tell whether the strategic ambitions of the French-German alliance, including those regarding the European army, will jeopardize the EU's cohesiveness, and especially how much longer they can work together within NATO.
<i>The incident at the border between Mexico and the U.S. shows how wrong it is to keep migrants in the dark about their prospects for weeks on end. There is good reason why accurate information is one of the objectives in the U.N. migration compact.</i>
At America's southern border, what Donald Trump has always [Read more]