Tag Archive | President Trump

President Trump’s Failure to Connect the Dots

Most children learn early on the art of connecting the dots. Draw a line from one dot to another in a logical pattern and an image begins to emerge. The art of foreign policy has similar characteristics. Policy makers try to connect the dots, attempting to imagine the ways their decision will effect the larger […]

Read the full story

Posted in US, World0 Comments

Image courtesy of Michael Vadon

Trump, the CIA, and the Historical Fallacy

Donald Trump is correct: The American intelligence community misled us about Saddam Hussein and weapons of mass destruction. So that means it’s also mistaken about Russian cyberattacks on the United States. Right? Wrong. On New Year’s Eve, Trump called the Central Intelligence Agency’s claims about WMD a “disaster”—his signature slur—and implied that the agency was fibbing […]

Read the full story

Posted in Russia, US, World


Global Politics Tweets

Great analysis. You'd almost think the UK govt believes a successful #Brexit can be achieved by spin and kicking the can down the road. twitter.com/davidallengree…

Like Us On Facebook

Archives