caption source Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s trade policies are similar to protectionist trade policies of the 1980s.
Archives for July 1, 2018
Short on funding, U.S. and European programs designed to help rebuild after the Islamic State are faltering. Nearly three months after the White House froze roughly $200 million earmarked to help fund recovery in Syria, U.S.
The Singapore summit was long on theater and largely devoid of substance, save for a typical Trumpian giveaway.
SEOUL, South Korea — He ordered his uncle executed and half brother assassinated. He spent millions developing and testing a hydrogen bomb and intercontinental ballistic missiles as his people suffered severe food shortages.
Most of our mainstream political discourse on “fighting inequality” has revolved – for years now – around the more narrow goal of eliminating extreme poverty. Few of our elected leaders ever dare suggest that maybe we ought to think about eliminating extreme wealth as well.