The Russo-Trump Alliance

The Russian hacking scandal of the Democratic National Party continues;  accusations that incoming President-elect Donald Trump is a Russian stooge are as steady as the drumbeat of yesteryear's cries that Obama was not really a citizen.  The evidence behind the attack is still thin.  Yet it is also irrelevant because it seems the incoming administration has … Continue reading The Russo-Trump Alliance

The Middle East in the Age of Trump

  (A billion apologies for the delay!  I'm upstate New York and being near a computer has been a bit difficult.  Also, there's also an issue uploading images, so this update will go without until I can fix that when I return to Brooklyn!) We should of course discount rumors that Trump will be deposed … Continue reading The Middle East in the Age of Trump