We should either support the proposed Latinamérica Unida, or get out of the way.www.nytimes.com
Queen Elizabeth said on Monday she was confident the values and interests shared by Britain and the United States would continue to unite the two countries.U.S.
Like many of you, I read the news of a single person killing at least 12 people in Virginia Beach, Virginia yesterday. While this is an outrageous and horrifying event, it isn’t surprising or shocking in any way in a country where more than 33,000 people die from gun violence each year. America is a stuck in a Groundhog Day loop of gun violence. We’ll keep waking up, stuck in the same reality of oppression, carnage, and ruined lives until we can figure out how to effect meaningful change. I’ve...kottke.org
A debate with Jacobin editor Bhaskar Sunkarawww.nytimes.com
When a society loses faith in itself, something must fill the void.www.americanthinker.com
India just increased tariffs on US exports, dealing another blow to fragile global trade.CNN
Jeffrey Stacey Iran, Middle East The Trump team appears to have laid a trap for Iran, attempting to provoke it into an action that crosses an administration red line. The Middle East region and the American foreign-policy establishment are breathing a collective sigh of relief, as President Donald Trump has dialed back U.S. threats to Iran and undercut his administration's top hawks, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and National Security Advisor John Bolton. But while tensions in the Persian...The National Interest