Japan
August 29, 2019, 2 Comments

See also APEC 2014 and China Seas 29 August Japan is a Trumpian paradise of low immigration rates. It’s also a dying c ...

Wednesday Night #1944
June 19, 2019, No Comments

Thank you to all who made last week’s evening with Rick Barton such a stimulating success! Obviously, we did not get t ...

Wednesday Night #1943 with Rick Barton
June 12, 2019, No Comments

Discussions are always better than arguments These days it is often difficult to abide by the adage that An argument tri ...

Trump administration U.S./China relations 2016 – April 2019
April 28, 2019, No Comments

See also: North Korea Trump & Trade 2018 China Seas /2 The US-China trade war: 5 essential reads 29 April As trade t ...

Wednesday Night #1934
April 10, 2019, No Comments

One might have hoped that the commemoration of the Rwandan Tutsi genocide that started on Sunday (Rwanda begins week of ...

Trump administration: U.S. Economy 2017-18 Chapter II
December 21, 2018, No Comments

Economic Policymaking in the Age of Trump By 2006 Nobel Laureate Edmund S. Phelps For decades, America has suffered from ...

Wednesday Night #1917 with Brett House and Peter Berezin
December 5, 2018, No Comments

Wednesday’s funeral services for George H. W. Bush (Bush #41) may dominate the news, but with the very welcome ret ...

Wednesday Night #1915
November 21, 2018, No Comments

For all our friends who are celebrating American Thanksgiving on Thursday, we offer this judicious warning about table t ...

Mexico 2012-2018
November 7, 2018, No Comments

7 November 7 November AMLO’s Move to Scrap an Airport Raises Fears of a Return to Mexico’s Statist Past (World Polit ...

Venezuela 2014-2018
September 30, 2018, No Comments

The Guardian view on Venezuela: a country in pain People are dying from shortages and state violence as Nicolás Maduro ...