‘Trumplandia’?

‘Trumplandia’?

Donald Trump’s effectiveness as a political candidate in the Republican primaries, and the electoral college success that put him in the White House, has unnerved political commentators and the policy establishments in his own party and beyond. On entering office,...
Why Donald Trump launched his air strike on Assad in Syria

Why Donald Trump launched his air strike on Assad in Syria

Read Article This article was featured in the New Statesman Barack Obama made a virtue of his decision not to follow the “Washington playbook” on Syria. His successor had an opportunity to distinguish himself. Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria has clung on to power...
H R McMaster: The philosopher general who could tame Trump

H R McMaster: The philosopher general who could tame Trump

Read Article This article was also featued in the New Statesman The goddess Fortuna works in mysterious ways. After much fretting in European capitals, the three most senior national security positions in the Trump administration are now filled by people who are...