Foreign Affairs

Understanding Putin: Why Russia didn't celebrate the Bolshevik Revolution's 100th anniversary

Unlike China, where November 7th is officially celebrated, or Belarus, where it is a civic holiday, Russia ignored the 100th anniversary of the Bolshevik...

The Assassination of Honduran Activist Berta Cáceres: Were U.S.-trained troops involved?

I sadly missed a DC event a few days ago, where an investigation of international legal experts revealed that  company executives and state agents...

EXCLUSIVE, (RE)-BREAKING: For years, Trump and His Kids Profited From Prostitution...

In mid-April, I arrived in Panama for an 18-day stay at the Trump International Hotel & Tower. One weekday night I found myself at Habano's...

Get Smart: Donald Trump Is Putin's Agent? Not so fast —...

Actually, neither of them are, obviously. Both Hillary and Donald are just conventionally corrupt, venal politicians with longstanding ties to Russia and so in...

Our Amazing New Podcast: Second episode hits today, on baseball, eating...

Well, how much better can your Monday get? Sure, you're going back to work but at least you have the second episode of Washington...

Why Hollywood Sucks: What could have been if not for Joe...

This is part three of an ongoing series about why Hollywood and American cinema in general is awful trash. READ HERE: PART 1-AMAZON AND NETFLIX READ...

Lobbyist for Dictators Attacks Lobbyist for Dictators: Yes, it's the Washington...

How low can the Washington Post sink? And why even bother to ask that question? After all, we all know after reading the Post's...

EXCLUSIVE: Paul Manafort and Donald Trump Are Politically Exposed

Well, the big news this week is that President Donald Trump’s one-time campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was indicted on charges that he illegally funneled...

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....

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...