Trump personifies the worst of the United States: the racists, the misogynists, the religious sects, the enemies of science and those who hold the art of politics in contempt.
Trump cannot prevent China's rise. Washington's days as world power number one are numbered.
This American powerlessness provides three lessons that we would be wrong to ignore.
The withdrawal ... reflects Washington’s open distrust of the way that organization works.
[Trump's] arrival at the White House has caused an increase in global uncertainty, damaged the reputation of the USA and astonished America’s allies.
Choosing a winner is not easy when the fact-resistant Twitter-fan without impulse control meets the leader of the world’s biggest communist dictatorship. It is still fundamentally important that the presidents of the U.S. and China meet. The two countries must have a relationship. However, no one should expect that [Read more]
A picture is emerging of several power centres within the Trump administration competing for the president’s counsel as he sinks deeper into paranoia.