Author Archives: John Allen Gay

With Iran, Trump’s ‘Art of the Deal’ in Question

Even his national security team is skeptical of scrapping nuke agreement.

Don’t Pursue Primacy in Syria

It’s unclear that an active U.S. leadership role in the region would work. The dangers, meanwhile, are crystal clear.

Umberto Eco’s Lessons on Ur-Fascism

The late Italian philosopher and novelist can help us understand the politics of Trump and Bernie.

White Messiah Complex

Why do liberal interventionists think the Third World needs them?