President Trump's revocation of the security clearance of a former CIA director represents the latest step in his attack on US intelligence.  The path ahead is troubling.  Now in power, Austria's right wing offensive against the country's intelligence service shows why.


https://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/why-populists-attack-own-intelligence-agencies-by-kent-harrington-2018-08

#Metoo is dramatically affecting how people understand sexual harassment and power.  But it isn't only about courageous women and abuses.  It also carries a message about national leadership, particularly when CEOs seek to claim the nation's top job.


https://www.mediavillage.com/article/what-metoo-tells-us-about-national-leadership/

Views and Analysis

President Trump's revocation of a former CIA director's security clearance raises fundamental questions about political coercion and presidential powers.  Ian Masters discusses with Kent Harrington what they mean for an embattled presidency and the country and looks at the risks ahead.                   


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