What’s likely to happen between now and November of 2018, when the US will have mid term congressional elections? Of course, I can’t know for sure but I have a […]

My Meeting with Stephen Bannon

I had forgotten that I knew him. I’m a different field now, but after seeing his name and face all over the news it finally came back to me after […]

Why Trump Isn’t Losing Worse

The polls suggest that Trump is losing badly, that he’s such a disaster he’s in a death spiral. Yet, there is only a five or six point spread between Trump […]

Fairness – or the lack of it – dominates the discussions and positions taken in this presidential election cycle. Whether explicit or implicit, the messages from both candidates and the […]

Oil and the Business of Terror

After almost three years of work, I am excited to announce the publication of our new paper, Oil and the Business of Terror.  It’s been a strange journey, with a few […]