Trumping the Climate

January 16, 2017

What the Trump administration might mean for climate change. There are so many uncertainties and questions ahead of President-Elect Donald Trump’s inauguration as to what course the new administration may take. Yet none are perhaps as pressing and concerning as the fate of America’s policy...

Meryl Streep Defends the Big Three: Hollywood, Foreigners and the Press

January 10, 2017

Donald Trump’s persistent divisive rhetoric provoked Meryl Streep to take a stance. Sunday night saw the Hollywood elite honored at the 74th Golden Globes Awards, but the upheaval caused by the election of Donald Trump as US president remained center stage. While several actors made subtle...

How America Became a Superpower

November 25, 2016

Historic tensions between expansionism and isolationism continue to America’s role in the world. The United States of America is the most powerful country in human history. Responsible for nearly 40% of the world’s military spending, America’s era of global dominance has coincided with...

Trump Exposes America’s Institutional Breakdown

November 01, 2016

The future for many in America depends on the lessons learned from this election experience and our willingness to define a better world. America owes a debt of gratitude to Donald Trump. However, this debt will only matter if Trump’s rise in the Republican Party, Trump’s message and the...