In Washington, the former Prime Minister ponders how his approach to tackling non-violent as well as violent extremism can be built on.
Obama’s trade restrictions destroyed more jobs than they saved. Free trade has proven itself as the most remarkable mechanism to generate prosperity. Yet it is under attack yet again.
One take on the President is that behind the flamboyant tweeting is a conventional actor, who knows full well that jaw tweet jaw is better than war tweet war.
David Frum expresses the dismay of an upright North American conservative at the triumph of Trump.
A new book laments how the Right allowed this bully, fabulist and serial abuser of women to get to the White House.
The President himself hasn’t set out what he would like to happen next, and has provided no detailed plan for what would replace the current agreement.
He was excoriated for ramping up tensions over North Korea rather than cooling them down. But his aggression seems, for the moment at least, to be paying off.
This aggressiveness about disputed territories has become a feature of Chinese foreign policy.
The savage attacks we have witnessed must drive us to work more closely with our regional allies.
In his new book, Peter Oborne interprets a collection of the outrageous Tweets which carried Trump to high office.
He pledged in his campaign to drain the swamp. By 2020, he could find that the swamp has drained him.
While his inexperience was lauded as a positive during the campaign, his lack of political savvy has proved a hindrance.
Any military action against the country would be highly likely to create huge regional instability, economic disruption, as well as potential wider war and loss of life.
International humanitarian law may be imperfect, but it can ameliorate some of the worst horrors of armed conflict – such as the Khan Sheikhoun gas attack.
They will be asking themselves if they want to sign a blank cheque for an American President whose foreign policy is so impulsive and apparently ill thought through.