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Authentically reckless: Why Trump's anti-trade policies win him support

Free trade may be the best system for the global economy but there are legitimate reasons for why some people had enough of it, says political scientist Ian Bremmer.

Trump’s not the problem. He’s a symbol of 4 bigger issues.

If the problem were Trump it wouldn't be happening in other places around the world, says political scientist Ian Bremmer.

There Are Exactly Two Republican Presidential Candidates Who Are Coherent on Foreign Policy. And They Disagree.

We're six months away from the Iowa Caucus, so there's plenty of time for other Republican candidates to clarify views, but so far only Marco Rubio and Rand Paul have proven themselves articulate and knowledgeable on foreign policy.

Time’s Running Out for America to Figure Out Its Role in the World

"The United States does not know what it stands for," explains political scientist Ian Bremmer, author of a new book about the American imperative to define foreign policy values.