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Is American Democracy Strong Enough for Trump?

February 28, 2017

Is American Democracy Strong Enough for Trump?

The case against panic.

By Francis Fukuyama

http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2017/01/donald-trump-american-democracy-214683

As an American citizen, I have been rather appalled, like many others, at the rise of Donald Trump. 1,817 more words

Politics

American Exceptionalism And The Beat Goes On

An interesting topic…..go to the streets and ask any 10 people the definition of American Exceptionalism and I would wager you would get 10 different answers. 370 more words

International Situations

Trump and New World Order

February 28, 2017

Trump and New World Order

Brought to you by Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy featuring Dr. Amitav Acharya

Published on Feb 27, 2017… 177 more words

Democracy

Proud To Be An American Down Under

I have been traveling in Australia for just over two weeks. Tomorrow, I will be returning… on a long couple of flights. With me will be wonderful memories of a warm and friendly country full of polite and generous people. 311 more words

Politics

Michael Anton and the Limits of Trumpism, by Justin Raimondo

Justin Raimondo looks at Trump appointee Michael Anton for important clues on Trump’s emerging foreign policy. From Raimondo at antiwar.com:

Donald Trump’s appointments have provoked a uniform level of hysteria from his “progressive” opponents – “the Resistance” routinely goes to Defcon 1 in response to the President’s every tweet. 322 more words

Foreign Policy

Why we should put Australia first

After seismic waves of right wing populism have swept across the Western world, now appears a good time to replicate the same here.

So while One Nation has experienced a controversy- laden rise in the polls, the time has come more generally for Australian people and politicians alike to put their own citizens first, and for an ‘Australia First’ ideology to dominate our cultural landscape. 751 more words

Foreign Policy

Wisma Putra and the North Korean Murder Snafu

February 28, 2017

Wisma Putra and the North Korean Murder Snafu–A Message to Foreign Minister Anifah Aman

by Dato Dennis Ignatius

The heinous assassination at KLIA of Kim Jong-nam, half-brother of North Korea dictator Kim Jong-un, by North Korean agents grabbed headlines around the world. 1,580 more words

Leadership