Is America becoming a four-party state?

IN case you have not noticed, long-established political parties across the democratic world are blowing up, with Britain's Labour Party just the latest to fracture. Could America's parties be next?...

Is this the end for Europe?

EVER since World War II, the liberal global order that has spread more freedom and prosperity around the world than at any other time in history has been held up by two pillars: the United States of America and the United Nations of Europe, now known as the European Union (EU).


Will Americans be ready for the 'Next America'?

I HAVE this feeling that the 2020 presidential election in the United States will be unlike any in my lifetime, and not only because it will likely involve Donald Trump running as an incumbent - he alone is a one-man, three-ring circus - but also because the huge issue that should have been the...