Madeline McSherry explains what Trump’s insulting comments say about Western media bias. … More The Colonial Origins of Trump’s Remarks on Africa
By failing to condemn human rights violations in Asia, Trump has undermined Western values abroad, argues Ella Lucas. … More In Asia, Trump’s Silence on Human Rights is Loud and Clear
To certify or not to certify? That’s not really the question, says Ashling Gallagher: damage to U.S. credibility has already been done. … More Failing to Promise Recertification, Trump Leaves Iran Deal and U.S. Global Standing in Doubt
Ashling Gallagher says that conditions in White House are ripe for the kind of defective decision-making that led to the invasion of Iraq. … More Trump, Delegator-in-Chief: When Does Delegation Become Dereliction?
On July 28, Trump sent a disturbing message to police: Immigrants are “animals” and should be treated as such. Madeline McSherry explains what this means for the administration’s policies. … More How Trump’s Speech to Police Advanced his Anti-immigrant Agenda
What can we learn from America’s simplistic media coverage of Russia? That Americans know little about their so-called enemy, writes Alexandra Vlada. … More What Putin Memes Say About Americans
The president may be pulling out of the Paris Agreement, but mayors, governors and businesses across the country have pledged to stay in it. Madeline McSherry asks, who’s really in charge of U.S. foreign policy? … More Defending Paris Accord, American Cities and States Conduct their own Foreign Policy