Fareed Zakaria is must-watch TV every Sunday morning. Here (beginning at 1:20) is his 4-minute take on North Korea and the Pacific region.
We are ceding the field (and much of the rest of the world) to China.
It’s hard to guess who is more thrilled with Trump: Putin, China, North Korea’s dictator or (though I digress) America’s white supremacists.
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Quote of the Day
The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary.~H. L. Mencken
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