Wilbur L. Ross Jr. made the threat after the agency’s Alabama office contradicted the president’s claim that Hurricane Dorian might hit the state.
Susan GlasserYup, the Commerce Secretary threatened to fire leaders of a scientific agency for daring to tell the truth about a WEATHER forecast, because President Trump was wrong about it. It's like an old Soviet joke, except in 2019 America.
Despite fashioning himself as a tsar, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s deep insecurity defines his political decisions.
Susan GlasserMy piece on Vladimir Putin, Brezhnevian stagnation, and why we shouldn’t misoverestimate him is out in new @ForeignAffairs. Written before the wave of protests, which underscore the perils of late-stage Putinism>>>
The special counsel’s congressional testimony was tough to watch, for many reasons.
Susan GlasserConcerns about Mueller’s performance are not mere theatre criticism. He was unable to defend his report and its findings beyond referring to the text, over and over again. He needed to explain in clear terms the conclusions he reached and why. He didn’t.
The Burke Institute’s conference on “National Conservatism” was a Trump-inspired counter-revolution, a conservative colloquy that aimed at creating a catechism purged of the verities of the Reagan era: a crusading foreign policy and an idolatry of...
Susan Glasser‘Trump’s camp followers are reverse engineering an intellectual doctrine to fit Trump’s instincts...’ — worth your time dispatch from @JacobHeilbrunn at this week’s National Conservatism Conference
After a fiery Republican debate Thursday night, Sen. Marco Rubio joins “CBS This Morning” from Houston to discuss his performance in the final debate before ...
Susan GlasserJust stumbled on this video of Senator Rubio on Trump in 2016: "A con artist is about to take over" GOP, his govt would be ‘chaos’
Tonight when Trump declares for re-election with a Florida rally, Rubio plans to be there.
Susan GlasserMy new Letter from Washington is up @newyorker >>> Forget “No Collusion,” Trump Is Now Pro-Collusion
Susan GlasserIn a week of outrages, understandable this didn't register, but the vision of an America whose foreign policy is driven by personal pique, whose troops can be rented out by the highest, most obsequious bidder, is a searing one. My column