An economist's thoughts on the state of America.
May 13, 2015
With U.S. on the sidelines, Japan gets closer to a dangerous prison swap with ISIS.
January 29, 2015
It is still never wise to negotiate with terrorists.
January 26, 2015
Two hostages will be killed unless a $200 million ransom is paid.
January 20, 2015
"The corporal said he saw flesh being cut from prisoners who were still alive."
December 13, 2014
The US can no longer be counted on.
July 4, 2014
America retreats -- and the world becomes more dangerous than ever.
April 17, 2014
The US could no doubt have ceded Hawaii, but where does all that end?
April 1, 2014
The court ruled Japanese police had the right to collect information on Muslims
January 21, 2014
It's not like she can be fired.
January 20, 2014
Stirring memories of fascist Japan.
January 19, 2014
Rwanda, Nazi Germany, America: what's the difference?
October 15, 2013