Foreign Affairs

Paradise Found: If You’re Rich, You Can Buy Caribbean Passports, And...

Remember Grenada? No, it's not a car, and it's not a syrup made from pomegranates. Perhaps vague memories come to mind? A breezy, tropical...

Updated: Humpty Bumpty: Did president's brother help Russian oil company win...

No, this isn't about Donald Trump's brother, if he has one, it's about the allegedly dubious relationship between Russian oil companies and the brother...

It's Not Just Campaign Coverage that Sucks: War reporting still shitty...

A few months back I wrote a story here about how media chatter on an impending attack on Mosul was highly misleading and that an assault...

Wonga Coup, by Adam Roberts: Credulous Writer Taken For Spin By...

***** Chaps called Nosher and Smelly, a bloodthirsty black dictator with a penchant for human testicles and crafty Arabs lurking in the shadows – if...

Media Critic Sam Husseini on the Rep. Ilhan Omar Flap, Part...

Sam Husseini is a longtime media critic based in Washington, DC. He is also a Palestinian and has been a longtime advocate on this topic.

A Washington Babylon Listicle: Seven Reasons Not to Read 1984 under...

By the time the book came out in 1949, the Cold War was at its height. The book therefore proved popular. It was almost...

The Satanic Elliot Abrams, Our New Democracy-Restoring Envoy For Venezuela

Most readers probably know that Abrams made his reputation as the state department official in charge of Central American policy in the 1980s. But you might not know that much of the killing involved Manson Family-style butchery. It was like the Tate-LaBianca murders everywhere you looked.

Coming Soon: Seth Hettena’s New Book on RussiaGate

Seth Hettena and I have been disagreeing about RussiaGate since the outset, but I want to give a shout out to his new book,...

EXCLUSIVE: My Personal, Highly Informed Perspective on the Mueller Investigation

I had a story in Politico yesterday about the indictment of Paul Manafort and the pathetic state of laws for foreign lobbyists in Washington....

Is James O'Keefe Tarnishing The Name of Undercover Reporting?

I have mixed views about James O'Keefe because even though he misled with his long-ago sting on ACORN, it certainly seemed that that now...