Foreign Affairs

The Ongoing Saga of "Bumpty," the President's Brother: And why It...

I have been closely following in these pages, and indeed breaking, the story of Edward Akufo-Addo, the brother of the president of Ghana, Nana...

Nike, Sexual Harassment and the "Corporate Social Responsibility" Racket: How the...

One would think workplace sexual harassment on a vast scale must be a nightmare for an image-conscious brand in the fiercely competitive sportswear sector....

Six Questions for Jim Jatras on “Aleppo Boy,” Atrocity Porn and...

Jim Jatras, a former US diplomat, foreign policy adviser to the Senate GOP leadership, and lobbyist comments on financial and foreign policy topics and...

Shakira, Carlos Slim and Me: A true story

Last week, I published an excellent piece by Andy Smolski about Mexican oligarch Carlos Slim’s influence at the New York Times, where he own...

Trump 2020: Why I Oppose Impeachment

So I broke the big political story of the day about President Donald Trump's deep ties to a wide range of alleged Russian mafiosos,...

Vladimir Putin, Global Mastermind: That's actually true, but there is so...

On and on it goes. Vlad Putin is running Donald Trump as a Russian intelligence asset, hacking our elections -- "undermining our democracy," hafuckingha...

So Why Was Michael Flynn Fired from DIA? And what that...

If Hillary Clinton had been elected president, a major confrontation with Russia would almost inevitably have taken place, and probably sooner rather than later....

How Come Loretta Lynch Cut Sweetheart Deals with Colombian Cartel Leaders?...

Over the past few year, four leaders of Colombia’s brutal El Dorado cartel were arrested by U.S. authorities and subsequently convicted of shipping nearly...

The Life and Times of a South Vietnamese Special Police Officer,...

In modernizing the GVN’s police forces, MSUG sent qualified uniformed police officers to study at Michigan State for a year. Theoretically, these individuals became...

Get Smart: Which Is The Good One, ISIS or Al Qaeda?

Shia vs. Sunni. Arabs vs. Persians. Saudi Arabia vs. Iran. What is it about the countries and peoples that are set out to destroy America...