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Podcast: Trump in Asia…No Disasters So Far?

UPDATE, NOV 11: After Donald Trump addressed the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit, making vague declarations about trade and how the US will choose its...

Podcast: Trump and the War within the GOP

Amid Donald Trump's latest confrontation of Republicans who have dared criticize him, such as Senators Bob Corker and Jeff Flake, I spoke with Monocle...

Podcast: The Bush-Obama Statements on Trump and US Society

I spoke with Monocle 24's The Briefing on Friday about the remarks of former Preisdents George W. Bush and Barack Obama expressing concern over...

Podcast: Can a Grassroots Progressive Movement Reshape US Politics?

Senator Bernie Sanders, a candidate for US President in 2016, is proposing a grassroots progressive movement to reshape US politics and society. Rather than...

Podcast: The Russia Investigation Closes on Trump

As Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Trump-Russia investigation closes on top advisors of Donald Trump, notably former campaign manager Paul Manafort, and targets the President...

Podcast: Trump’s Immigration Deal with the Democrats

What is Donald Trump up to and why? A lot of Republicans are asking that question after Trump's sudden embrace of the Democratic Congressional leadership,...

Podcast: Trump’s Non-Strategy Afghanistan “Strategy”

Headlines proclaim today that Donald Trump presented an Afghanistan "strategy" on Monday night in his first televised address as US President. Not quite. There might be...

Podcasts: Trump’s Healthcare Defeat — “A Paralyzed White House”

With confirmation that the GOP's healthcare bill will not even make it to a vote in the Senate, I assessed the political significance for...

Podcasts: After Mosul and Destruction of the Caliphate, Is ISIS Finished?

Following the destruction of the Grand al-Nuri Mosque in Iraq's second city Mosul, I spoke with Austria's Radio FM4 and Monocle 24's The Briefing...

Podcast: Will Saudi Arabia Step Back from Confrontation with Qatar?

Amid the furor over Saudi Arabia's breaking of relations with fellow Gulf state Qatar, I spoke with Monocle 24's The Briefing on Wednesday. After setting...

Podcast: “Not Reliable Enough to Be President” — Trump Gives Intelligence...

Amid the furor over Donald Trump's disclosures of classified information to Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak, I joined German,...

Podcast: A “Sideshow” in Washington about the Islamic State

As 68 countries gathered in Washington on Wednesday to discuss the fight against the Islamic State, I joined Monocle 24's The Globalist to discuss...