Recognize the value of the U.N.

by Ellen Ratner -- There has been a lot said about the United Nations. In his speech before the General Assembly, President Trump said the U.N. had a bloated bureaucracy. He said: more…

Trump setting tone for America's strife

by Ellen Ratner -- After the 9/11 tragedy, in the United States, anywhere you went, people were kind and lovely. It lasted a long while before things went back to the pushy more…