Why the News Needs to Deconstruct Trump's Dangerous Jingoism


President Trump’s profanities on immigration have captured attention here and abroad, but his language has done even more damage in raising tensions and concerns in important and potentially lethal arenas, including Korea.


https://www.mediavillage.com/article/north-korea-why-the-news-needs-to-deconstruct-trumps-dangerous-jingosim/

 



Ian Masters, host of “Background Briefing,” KPFK-FM, Los Angeles, interviews Kent Harrington on the North Korea issue, Chinese and Russian interests in the peninsula, and Trump administration policies.

http://archives.ianmasters.com/sites/default/files/mp3/bbriefing_2018_01_21c_kent%20harrington.mp3

Views and Analysis


Russia's success in leveraging news and social media to roil the 2016 presidential election will be followed by meddling in this year's congressional midterm elections.  But a focus solely on Moscow misses an even more potent threat: Chinese capabilities to  the same ends.


https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/xi-jinping-china-foreign-influence-campaigns-by-kent-harrington-2018-02