Tag: Trump

Helicopter Commuting for the Masses

Helicopter Commuting for the Masses

Blade, a company in New York City, is trying to bring back helicopters as another option to commuters.

What Have You Heard About Bears Ears?

What Have You Heard About Bears Ears?

Bears Ears is a huge National Monument in Southern Utah that has been garnering a lot of attention recently. But why? With politics rearing its head only time will tell what President Trump will do.

An Age of Uncertainty (Final)

An Age of Uncertainty (Final)

With US influence in Asia declining, and increasing tensions in the region, we are in an uncertain age where no issues are as straightforward as they’re often presented.

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

The Power of Xi (Part 5)

From his sweeping anti-corruption to doubling down on interests in the South China Sea, Xi Jinping continues to tirelessly pursue his agenda.

Can Trump Stand in the Way of the Paris Climate Agreement?

Can Trump Stand in the Way of the Paris Climate Agreement?

The current administration and its immediate predecessor had very different views on climate change. During the Obama era, combatting climate change was regularly on the docket. In a September 2016 memorandum, Obama referred to climate change as a national security threat. He also dedicated immense […]

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

The Tax on Carbon: a Good or Bad Idea?

Let’s say you put a tax on carbon emissions to try and help reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the US and save the planet. But how hurtful would a tax like this be on the U.S. economy?

China Summit: An Avoidable Collision Course with Unavoidable Consequences

China Summit: An Avoidable Collision Course with Unavoidable Consequences

On April 6th, President Xi Jinping will have arrived in Florida for a two-day summit at President Trump’s Mar-a-lago resort —the importance of which cannot be understated. The first summit between a new US President and any world-leader is always important; however, in keeping with […]

Death by Breath (Part 2)

Death by Breath (Part 2)

Following up on last week’s article about air pollution in China, we look at what the Chinese are doing to combat their dire situation.