Tag Archives: United States

The United States of Emotions

Why U.S. foreign policy has such a mixed record, in the Middle East and beyond.

Comment Read more »

What Contemporary Art Tells Us About Trump

Art has an uncanny ability to predict the future.

1 Comment Read more »

U.S.-Iran: “Breakthrough” or Waning U.S. Power?

Obama opened lines of communications to Iran, but political pressures in Washington prevent a more substantive shift in relations.

Comment Read more »

Trump: Business Corruption and a “Horrible Law”

Five steps U.S. corporations should take to create a fairer society in the age of globalization.

10 Comments Read more »

Obama at Hiroshima

The U.S. president’s visit to the atomic bombing memorial caps his foreign policy agenda.

Comment Read more »

President Trump: The Magic of American Politics

Can this crude, narcissistic demagogue actually become President of the United States?

8 Comments Read more »

Jail the Corrupt! No More Impunity

From Brazil to Macedonia, from Iceland to Guatemala, public prosecutors are going after corrupt top politicians on an unprecedented scale.

1 Comment Read more »

Women in Congress: How Does the U.S. Stack Up?

The United States still fares poorly on representation of women in its national legislature.

1 Comment Read more »

A New Era of U.S. Small Manufacturing Dawning?

The man who coined the term “emerging markets” now foresees a great future for “rustbelt” cities.

Comment Read more »

Who Can Contain China When U.S. Policy Fails?

A mutual prosperity doctrine is a better solution for U.S.-China relations in the 21st century.

8 Comments Read more »