Why Roy Moore May Win in Alabama

December 11, 2017

Sexual harassment scandals that have forced major figures in entertainment, media and politics from their jobs have strengthened Roy Moore’s position. If you want to understand why scandal-plagued Republican candidate Roy Moore may win the special US Senate election in Alabama, you have to...

The Fate of Neoliberalism Under Trump

January 17, 2017

The US has not invested properly in the education and reeducation that would support the development of advanced intellectual resources and capital. With the rise of alt-right politics in Europe and the United States, along with the election of Donald Trump, some argue that the era of...

Trump Upends US Foreign Policy… And He’s Not Even Sworn In

January 05, 2017

The one foreign policy arena where Trump’s post-election moves are arousing bipartisan political resistance in Washington is Russia. Never has a president-elect so roiled American foreign policy before even taking office. On a dizzying range of fronts—Russia, China, Europe, the Middle...

Assimilation in America is Not Black and White

January 02, 2017

The notion of “assimilation” itself may be the source of the struggle, as Americans confront the assimilation of immigrants into their communities, whether they arrive legally or illegally. After spending almost four years arriving at the conclusion that an unprincipled, ignorant,...