At the end of Trump’s first year in office, the U.S. faces graver challenges than in many generations.
Decent nations appear helpless against the spread of corruption. Their own elites keep promoting the racket.
Russia has been stigmatized as ghoul no. 2 in the American chamber of horrors. That is an act of escapism that conveniently removes China from much-needed public attention.
The Republican Party has become a Racketeer Influenced Corrupt Organization (RICO). As with other criminal organizations, its purpose is to rape, pillage and plunder America.
India’s improvement in The Ease of Doing Business index is the first tangible proof of Modi’s election promise of “maximum governance, minimum government.”
Two 1980s coup leaders move up the African strongman rankings with the removal of Mugabe from power.
After Mugabe’s exit, Equatorial Guinea’s Teodoro Obiang remains unchallenged for the title of the world’s longest ruling dictator.
While the fall of Mugabe should be celebrated, it is also a reminder of Africa’s need to review its vision for the future.