Day: October 28, 2017

Madmen, North Korea, and War

Madmen, North Korea, and War

October 28, 2017
The seemingly accepted wisdom that American President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un are paired madmen on the edge of war has little to support it other than projected fears. There w…
Will Anyone Protect the Rohingya?

Will Anyone Protect the Rohingya?

October 28, 2017
Since August, the Rohingya, an ethnic minority in Myanmar, has faced what a United Nations official called “a textbook example of ethnic cleansing.” Recent reports describe a campaign by Myanmar secur…
Four Myths About World War II

Four Myths About World War II

October 28, 2017
This ancient fortress city that guards the traditional invasion route along the Meuse River from Germany into France is a good place to reflect on the lingering myths that still cloud our understandin…