‘America First’ is a detriment to us all: Trump’s Foreign Policy is Based On Dangerous Misconceptions

By: Asgeir Barlaup America’s chief diplomat, Rex Tillerson, is considering tossing out the word ‘democracy’ from the State Department’s instruction manual, according to an internal email issued by the Department’s Executive Steering Committee. Against the backdrop of massive funding cuts to the Department of State and USAID, the rewrite suggests an administration completely dismissive of…

Understanding the Situation: North Korea & the United States

By: Matt McGuigan There is no question President Trump is tackling N. Korea in ways dissimilar than previous administrations. Early in August, N. Korea threatened to fire upon the island of Guam. President Trump responded with a round of rhetoric containing stern warnings such as “fire and fury” and reiterating “all options are on the…