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CrossTalk: Obama's Exit

After eight years of Barack Obama how has the world changed? For better or worse? Was his foreign policy a success? And as he leaves office, what is America’s standing in the world as Donald Trump assumes the Oval Office?  50 more words

Interviews

CrossTalk: Trump World Order

Is campaign rhetoric going to become policy? It would seem so. Trump appears to be determined to recast key pillars of American foreign policy. It won’t be easy and certainly not without a fight.  11 more words

Russia

Bullhorns: Real News (CrossTalk)

With only days left before the inauguration of Donald Trump, it appears the intelligence community is at war with itself. Are we witnessing an attempted coup? 10 more words

Politics

Crosstalk-Book Review!

In Connie Willis’ new science-fiction romance novel, Crosstalk, Briddey Flannigan and her successful boyfriend, Trent Worth, are about to become emotionally bonded through the power of new technology. 246 more words

We Talk, and No One Says Anything: Review of Crosstalk by Connie Willis

I had mixed feelings about this book, but it was interesting, so I want to share it with you all.

It’s set in the future, though it reads a lot like now except for one thing–a device designed to help you share the feelings of your committed partner. 278 more words

Books

Review: Crosstalk by Connie Willis

This is another book I threw myself at when I saw it on Netgalley. Connie Willis’s The Doomsday Book is still one of the best time travel novels I’ve ever read. 347 more words

Review

CrossTalk: Liberating Aleppo

With the liberation of Aleppo nearly complete, the Syrian proxy conflict enters a new stage. How are the political facts on the ground changing? Will Washington admit defeat and Russia be blamed? 18 more words

World At War