Fareed Zakaria

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Trump could be the best thing that’s happened to China in a long time

Donald Trump has perhaps attacked no country as consistently as China. During his campaign, he thundered that China was “raping” the United States, “killing” us on trade and artificially depressing its currency to make its goods cheap. Since being elected, he has spoken to the leader of Taiwan and …


What in the World: Violence in the Arab world - CNN Video


Neil deGrasse Tyson calls for audacious science

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tells Fareed why investing in big science projects like the mission to Mars can create "innovation nations.


Baker on Israel, settlements, two-state solution - CNN Video


Everyone seems to agree globalization is a sin. They’re wrong.

DAVOS, Switzerland<p>The World Economic Forum this year feels like an exercise in ritual self-flagellation, which — as with the old Christian practice of fasting and whipping one’s own body — is supposed to purify the sinful nature of man. The sin, of course, is globalization, which everyone now seems …


Fareed's Take: Trump vs China - CNN Video

On GPS: N. Korea's nuclear threats - CNN Video

North Korea

Fareed's Take: A Russia briefing for Trump - CNN Video

On GPS: Is 2017 the end of Pax Americana? - CNN Video


Last Look: Art that highlights an ugly reality - CNN Video


Fareed Zakaria made a scary prediction about democracy in 1997 — and it's coming true

Twenty years ago, Fareed Zakaria, now a Washington Post columnist and host of CNN’s <i>Global Public Square</i>, wrote an essay in Foreign Affairstitled “The Rise of Illiberal Democracy.” His thesis was that democracies around the world were surrendering to illiberal reforms, and that the strands holding …


A World in Disarray: American Foreign Policy and the Crisis of the Old Order Hardcover – January 10, 2017

We know what Russia did. But what we really need to understand is why.

I’m glad that Donald Trump will finally get a briefing on the unanimous conclusion of America’s intelligence agencies that the Russian government was behind the hacking of the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman. But he should also request and receive a political …