March 20, 2018Nigeria
In the run up to the 2019 national elections, there is once again uproar over the size of the compensation paid to Nigerian parliamentarians, who receive almost half a million dollars annually.
March 20, 2018NAFTA
As the Trump Administration prepares to slap 25 percent tariffs on imported steel this Friday, March 23, two countries are set to be big winners. Back in 2002, President George W. Bush imposed…
March 12, 2018U.S. Foreign Policy
On March 2, seventeen “National Security Leaders” issued an alarming statement about Israel-Palestinian peace and U.S. policy. The statement was carried as an ad in The New York Times and a PDF versi…
March 9, 2018World Trade Organization (WTO)
President Donald Trump's decision to impose tariffs on steel and aluminum will destroy an already weakened World Trade Organization.
March 7, 2018Sub-Saharan Africa
The secretary of state is by far the most senior member of the Trump administration to visit Africa, naturally raising the possibility of a reset in the administration’s approach to the continent.
February 1, 2018U.S. Foreign Policy
President Trump’s State of the Union speech signaled the White House’s dangerous and growing fixation on using maximum pressure alone to denuclearize North Korea. But the soundest way to resolve the …