Day: January 8, 2019

What Happens Now with Syria?

What Happens Now with Syria?

January 8, 2019
I was typing away the day after Christmas with the warmth of a crackling fire behind me and thinking about the long list of countries involved in the Syrian war drama. They are now scurrying around to…
Some Confucian Calm, Please!

Some Confucian Calm, Please!

January 8, 2019
The United States and China look like two punch-drunk prizefighters squaring off for a major championship fight. They have no good reason to fight and every reason to cooperate now that both their sto…
Trump Derangement International

Trump Derangement International

January 8, 2019
Dirk Kurbjuweit, deputy editor-in-chief of Germany’s Der Spiegel magazine for the past 4 years, unwittingly put his foot a mile deep in his mouth this week when he reacted to a letter written by US Am…