World’s confidence in US leadership under Trump at new low, poll finds


In just under half of the world’s countries – 65 out of 134 – US standing collapsed, by 10 percentage points or more. Photograph: Kham/AFP/Getty Images   Approval for US falls to 30% from 48% under Obama ‘Historic low’ of Gallup poll ‘sets a new bar for disapproval’   By: Julian Borger/UK Guardian Global confidenceContinue reading “World’s confidence in US leadership under Trump at new low, poll finds”

Scary Stuff: Russia warns US/US sends war ships toward North Korea


North Korea is vowing tough action to counter any moves by the US after it sent the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier and its battle group to waters off the Korean peninsula. Photograph: Lee Jin-man/AP “He’d bomb the shit out of them” For years, The leaders in North Korea were like a mischievous child.  MakingContinue reading “Scary Stuff: Russia warns US/US sends war ships toward North Korea”