A key global agency in the fight against terrorism has been completely exposed. It will cost time, effort and money to repair the damage done.
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.
Trump represents a threat to worldwide geopolitical stability ... but Latin Americans and those from the Caribbean should view this new context as an opportunity.
If Trump and his advisers are faithful to their principles, we must be prepared for sudden changes in the global trading system.
What the U.S. military has an enormous problem with is replacing the crockery, cleaning up the place, paying the bill and going home.
Most likely, if Milo Yiannopoulos spoke with a southern U.S. accent, no one would have cared. Or more directly, he would have been too eccentric to pay any attention to. Because if nothing else, Milo, as he is known in the U.S., is colorful. He is foreign – British – and on top of that, his mother is Greek. He is [Read more]
'The president behaves like a petulant child… and his intellectual capacity is protozoan.'
It would not be improbable to suspect that the establishment itself has sown the seeds of populism.
<i>Orwell’s work about a dictator is the only classic novel among the 50 best-selling books in Spain in 2016.</i>
When he wrote “1984,” George Orwell wasn’t thinking about a future society, only the present. His dystopia wasn’t intended as a metaphor but as a description of the totalitarianism of the 20th [Read more]
<i>In a meeting with senators, Neil Gorsuch – who was nominated for the high court by the president – criticized Trump’s invective against the courts over Trump’s legal battle against his immigration order.</i>
Donald Trump has upset his own supporters, and criticism has begun to appear within his own [Read more]