Foreign Affairs

Get Smart: Trump’s Syria Masterstroke? Plus The Real Reason Defense Secretary...

Fair use. Based on reading virtually all mainstream news accounts, President Trump is a blundering numbskull when it...

Sex, Cobras and Jakarta

I found delights and surprises everywhere but the place that surprised me the most was Jakarta.

Moon of Alabama: ‘Integrity Initiative’ – New Documents From Shady NGO...

With the new release Anonymous lays out a timeline that connects the Skripal affair in Britain with the activities and personal of the Integrity Initiative.

Travis Waldon: Brazil Is About To Show The World How A...

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What the hell is going on in Brazil? We suggest you get caught up by reading Travis Waldon...

Sex, Communism and Ho Chi Minh City

Ho Chi Minh is a relaxed party town in the south, unlike Hanoi to the far north, the capital now and during the Vietnam War when the country was divided. The rulers in Hanoi don’t like the free spirit of Ho Chi Minh City, but they’re hard pressed to do much about it because the southern city brings in a lot of tourist revenue, and the sex industry is a growing part of the city’s tourist appeal.

How to Maintain Your Chastity and Marital Vows in Bangkok

You’ve probably read about sex and Thailand, but I feel confident this story will provide important new information. I won’t be discussing ladyboys much, because that’s not my thing, but this short guidebook will cover everything else.

Yemen: The Ugly Side of Dubai

Well, I hope Gaith Abdul-Ahad doesn't mind but my friend Naji S. Ali-Adeeb posted some excellent comments he made about Yemen. I'm pretty...

Why I’m Half Mad for Dubai

DUBAI—The largest and most populous city in the United Arab Emirates and a monarchy ruled by the Al Maktoum family since 1833,...

Scott Horton on Trump’s Syrian Moves and Trump Towers Istanbul

I've been known to have differences with Scott Horton, the great writer and lawyer, but I have huge...

Donald Trump and the Origins of the Immigration-Industrial Complex

I've got a story out today at Yahoo News that offers an inside look at the Adelanto ICE Processing Center, the nation's third...

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