Syria

The Madman Has No Clothes

Since Nixon, presidential pundits and sycophants have tried to rationalize executive insanity. But no one was prepared for Trump’s Syria madness.

MSNBC’s Wild Ride

Thanks to Trump and the Russia investigation, the liberal network is booming. But is it selling its viewers a conspiratorial fantasy?

A Cold War Without Guard Rails

The demise of the Trump-Putin bromance leaves a dangerous combination: two toddlers-in-chief, a bellicose top adviser, and a decimated diplomatic corps.

Verboten

Germany’s risky law for stopping hate speech on Facebook and Twitter