America’s new President is not a rational actor – Stephen M. Walt – Foreign Policy 25.01.17
Whether by accident or design, Donald Trump is isolating himself and erratically unravelling the world order.
Donald Trump’s Administration: it’s not as good as it looks – Michael Fullilove – The Informer/The Lowy Institute Jan 2017
The problem for a country like Australia is that over many decades Trump has shown himself to be an unbeliever in the global liberal order.
Ex-Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev: ‘World Is preparing for war’– Alexander Smith – NBC News 27.01.17
Includes video about scientists advancing the ‘Doomsday clock’ closer to midnight based on nuclear, climate and political threats [1:14] this This is the first time that the clock has been moved forward primarily because of ‘the statements of a single person.’
The secret Jewish history of the Doomsday Clock – Talya Zax – The Forward 26.01.17
A clarifying moment in American history – Eliot Cohen – The Atlantic 29.01.17
There should be nothing surprising about what Donald Trump has done in his first week—but he has underestimated the resilience of Americans and their institutions.
The guardians of the liberal order now foresee its collapse – Ishaan Tharoor – The Washington Post 13.01.17
What next for anti-Trump protesters? January 28, 2017