Opinion – Macron’s internationalism and the new politics – Brookings

Here’s an outstanding article from US think-tank Brookings. The article looks at Macron to define the new ground of centre politics. It concludes that only the central left can prevail in the long-term. Thoughts?

Opinion – Why Gun Culture is So Strong in Rural America – Op Ed – Robert Leonard – NYT

 

Here’s an outstanding must-read, op-ed, written by Robert Leonard, published in the NYT. It’s examines brilliantly the arguments for and against guns in America. There’s a fascinating insight into the ‘conservative American‘, passionate about individualism and individual responsibility, anchored in traditional Christian values. Most importantly, Robert Leonard highlights how the Democrat Party has abandoned traditional working class people in rural America. It’s a fascinating analysis. Thoughts?