Bill Humphrey

Bill Humphrey is a senior editor at The Globalist. [United States] (@BillHumphreyMA)

President Mike Pence?

Where Donald Trump is undisciplined and entertaining, Mike Pence is very disciplined and boring. But that discipline will not benefit the Americans at large.

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Angela Merkel: Ever-Lasting Woman Leader?

Among countries with populations of at least 100,000 people, which woman holds the record for the longest uninterrupted tenure as the elected head of government?

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Qatar and the Muslim Brotherhood

Qatar makes longer-term investments in religious or ideological factions.

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Trump, the Great American Traditionalist

Close family ties were a way of life in early American presidential politics.

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Eight is Enough For Now: Unpacking the Supreme Court

Should the Democrats act like Republicans – and block Trump’s new Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch, just as Obama’s nominee Garland was blocked?

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US: When Billionaires Shred People’s Healthcare

The repeal of “Obamacare” is an alarming story about the quasi-dictatorial powers that billionaires have in the U.S. political system.

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Trump and the Bomb: Stop Worrying?

The risk of Trump launching the nuclear arsenal is lower than many risks associated with his presidency.

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(Non-) Nuclear Trump: The Ahmadinejad of the West?

Just who is copying whom?

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America’s New Regime: Wisconsin, Not Trump or Putin

America’s new top power broker isn’t Donald or Vladimir, but Republican operators from America’s 30th state.

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Trump Inherits the Surveillance State

Resisting the damage of the Trump Administration will be made very difficult.

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