Donald Trump killed Qasem Soleimani and made an initial deal with China to rally his base and thereby avoid impeachment but is not thinking deeply enough to manage the global complexity arising form the rise of China in world affairs.
Last week there were Parliamentary elections in Poland and municipal elections in Hungary which could be interpreted as a check on the populist governments in both countries although there appears to be a deeper process going on.
Donald Trump faces impeachment for his strong arm tactics with the Ukraine and while I agree his behavior was reprehensible, the betrayal of the Syrian Kurds is much worse.
Although Donald Trump has said that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are “in love”, prospects for unification seemed distant at a conference in Seoul last week
While at a conference in Seoul, I was impressed by Niall Fergusun’s passion and clarity as he declared we are at the start of Cold War 2.0 between the U.S. and China