In Enlightenment Now, Steven Pinker makes the case that humanity has made great progress based on the ideals of the enlightenment and in a couple of pages toward the end of the book shows how Donald Trump attacks those ideals in his policies, actions, and tweets.
The publication of Michael Wolff’s “Fire and Fury” has set off a firestorm of publicity with political implications that do not look good for the Republican Party and Donald Trump.
Working in Barcelona, I have found myself caught up in the kind of geo-political crisis I wrote about in Strategy and Geopolitics and like most people have been somewhat taken by surprise by the crisis and how far it has gone.
The week after the terrorist attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, I found myself in Delhi where people seemed to take the deaths of 36 rioters and the autocratic tendency of Narendra Modi in stride.
The latest evidence that Donald Trump is unfit to serve is his personal vendetta against the media and especially CNN and MSNBC’s talk show Morning Joe.