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John Kelly

Either by choice or direction, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly has made himself a figure of both cultural and political relevance in a...
north korea

“The U.S. has been talking to North Korea, and paying them extortion money, for 25 years,” President Donald Trump averred on Wednesday. “Talking is not...
mia

I’ve written here from time to time about the families of Korean War POWs whose loved ones were transferred to China after capture but never...
iPhone

Apple’s stock is hitting new highs amid growing expectations for a new model iPhone and resurgent sales of Macs and iPads. But if the company’s...
socialism

The scourge of socialism did not slide beneath history’s waves on Christmas Day 1991, after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of...
Iran

More than two years after Secretary of State John Kerry and his European Union counterpart Federica Mogherini acquiesced to the last Iranian demands and signed...
liu xiaobo

The prominent Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo died last week while still in Chinese government custody, thus becoming the first Nobel Peace Prize winner to die...
Japan

As North Korea develops nuclear weapons and tests ballistic missiles that could potentially hit the United States, the U.S. response has so far been ineffective. President...
China

President Trump picked the wrong moment to pull out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Not that there would ever be a good time to abandon this...
china

Donald Trump has developed a well-earned reputation for rhetorical excess. But in the case of North Korea, most, if not all, of his rhetoric is...
China

President Donald Trump has promised to return respect to the U.S. military after years of budget cutbacks and downsizing. There is no better way to...
North Korea

Why does North Korea continue to act badly—testing ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons, repressing its own populace, and threatening its neighbors? Because it can do...