GPS Daily

By Fareed Zakaria | Join me and explore global issues and engage with diverse and unique perspectives.

What in the World: Where inequality comes from

The U.S. has one of the highest inequality rates in the world, but Fareed digs into the historical roots of wealth disparity.

Equality

Guterres: U.S. is too big for "America first"

U.N. Secretary-General Guterres says an "America first" approach will actually end up hurting American interests.

America First

U.N. Secretary-General on Trump's Jerusalem decision

On GPS, U.N. Secretary-General Guterres calls for a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict but worries Jerusalem decision will hinder peace efforts.

Israel

Max Boot's GPS interview in full

Max Boot sits down with Fareed to tell him how President Trump's hostility towards many immigrants has encouraged intolerance and made him feel unwelcome.

Donald Trump

Boot: Trump is "balkanizing" U.S. society

Military scholar Max Boot tells Fareed how Donald Trump's repeated attacks on Muslims and Mexicans divide the U.S. and make immigrants feel unwelcome.

Donald Trump

Haass: Arab allies vexed by Jerusalem decision

Richard Haass tells Fareed that Trump's Jerusalem decision will complicate diplomatic relations with Arab allies.

Middle East

Yes, the Truth Still Matters

Pittsburgh — Of all the questions that the ascendancy of Donald Trump has raised — on the value of political experience in governing, on the fitness of business executives as government executives or the profile of the Republicans as defenders of the rich and the Democrats as the sentinels of the …

Journalism

Rescue: Refugees and the Political Crisis of Our Time (TED 2)

'A THOUGHTFUL, CAREFULLY ARGUED AND MORALLY PERSUASIVE CASE FOR DOING MORE' FINANCIAL TIMES We are in the midst of a global refugee crisis. Sixty …

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GPS Web Extra: Ending the Yemen crisis

As mass famine looms in Yemen, U.N. Secretary-General Guterres says "this is a stupid war" that needs a political solution.

Middle East

GPS Web Extra: Guterres on denuclearizing Korea

U.N. Secretary-General Guterres says tweets and declarations won't undermine the opportunity for dialogue with North Korea.

North Korea

Trump’s Jerusalem decision isn’t diplomacy. It’s pandering.

With his decision to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem, President Trump did something puzzling for a person who claims to be a great dealmaker. He made a massive, preemptive concession to one side in a complicated negotiation without getting anything for it in return. If that’s how he operates, …

Israel

On GPS: How Trump boosts Iranian nationalism

New York Times Tehran bureau chief Thomas Erdbrink tells Fareed how Trump's stance on Iran has pushed Iranians to rally behind anti-American hardliners.

Donald Trump

GPS Web Extra: Why is filing taxes so complex?

Author T. R. Reid tells Fareed how special interests are keeping the government from making tax filings a breeze for most American households.

GPS

On GPS: Where to move if you want simple taxes

Author T.R. Reid tells Fareed about countries where filing taxes can take as little as one minute, and the colorful tax culture in Chile and Japan.

GPS

Maybe Trump knows his base better than we do

Watching the Republican tax plan race through Congress, one is reminded of a big apparent difference between President Trump’s program and other populist movements in the Western world. In the United States, Trump is leading something that is best described as plutocratic populism, a mixture of …

Republican Party