The fierce internal debate over whether to hit China with tariffs amounted to a battle over the soul of Trumpism. Those who know Donald Trump say it was always going to go this way with China. The New
One afternoon in the spring of 2015, a senior State Department official named Frank Lowenstein paged through a government briefing book and noticed a map that he had never seen before. Lowenstein was Obama
French President Emmanuel Macron has spoken to his Iranian counterpart to urge him to enter nuclear talks. In the phone call, President Hassan Rouhani said the existing seven-nation deal is non-negotiable.
“Is this ridiculous, what I’m trying to do?” says South Korean violinist Hyungjoon Won in the short documentary 9at38. Catherine Lee’s film, premiering on The Atlantic today, follows Won as he attempts
The deal’s opponents keep saying Tehran has failed to live up to its commitments to the U.S. But what if it’s the other way around? As anyone who reads the news knows, Donald Trump will decide by May whether
The mayor has described it as a disaster for the town in the South of France and vowed to catch the forgers An art museum in the south of France has discovered that more than half of its collection consists
In 1986, the World Health Organization (WHO) released a new visual guide for pain management known as the “pain ladder.” Each rung on the ladder represented a different set of pain medications. On the
For seven decades the UN has failed to fulfill its original mission. Israel is the epitome of this grand failure. The United Nations sits on First Avenue, just off of 41st Street, overlooking the East
Two major European leaders, Angela Merkel and Emmanuel Macron, visited the White House this week. However, their individual dynamics with Donald Trump were very different. The BBC spoke to a body language
Russia's controversial floating nuclear power plant has headed out for its first sea voyage. The floating plant, the Akademik Lomonosov, was towed Saturday out of the St. Petersburg shipyard where it constructed.