How Those Trump-Kim Talks Might Go: A Transcript

March 15, 2018

Trump's "art of the deal" is about to get its most high-profile test yet. The early prognosis is … not good. In a surprise announcement in early March, President Donald Trump said that he would meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un within two months. The preparations for the meeting...

The Case that Trump Is, Well, Evil

January 25, 2018

Donald Trump isn’t just incompetent, and his agenda isn’t just bad: it’s evil. Evil is a popular topic in Hollywood, from The Evil Dead franchise to Dr. Evil in the Austin Powers movies. But evil makes only the occasional cameo in the US policy realm. In the early 1990s, the topic of...

North Korea Is Walking Back War

January 12, 2018

Pundits seem more concerned about the North driving a "wedge" between the US and the South than about preventing nuclear war. In talks this week at the DMZ, South Korea welcomed the participation of North Korea in the upcoming Winter Olympics. The two countries also discussed restarting reunions...