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Trump has never liked the 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on Iran (JCPOA). We deconstruct his comments on the deal here.
In light of Trump's presidency and moves towards nuclear capability by North Korea, the relationship between the US and China is entering a new and unknown era. Read about it in this blog post.
Get your head round the North Korea situation in our latest PPS
100 Days, Put Simply
Why is this relevant? In the past week, Donald Trump’s security advisor submitted a sudden resignation letter after less than a month in the job. The resignation of Michael Flynn came after allegations that he had conducted US diplomacy with Russia before he came into office. He reportedly had a phone call with Russian diplomats which … Continue reading Logan Act, Put Simply
Executive orders, often controversial, but not uncommon. Since 1789, more than 13,000 executive orders have been issued in total, being utilised by every President from George Washington to Donald Trump....but what are executive orders, and how do they work? An executive order is “an order a rule or order issued by the president to an … Continue reading Executive Orders, Put Simply
The Doomsday Clock is back in the news with Trump in the White House, but what does it mean? Here's a helpful guide
Since the beginning of the recently concluded Presidential Race, Republican candidate, and now President, Donald Trump has been insistent on the fact that the Affordable Care Act, dubbed Obamacare, should be repealed and replaced. Following his inauguration on Friday, and his first Executive Order having the aim of ‘minimising the economic burden’ of the Act, … Continue reading Obamacare, Put Simply
“Fake news” is a term that has risen to prominence since the end of 2016 and has carried on into the early parts of 2017. But why has this suddenly become so important to politics when it has been around for so long? This article will seek to Put it Simply. The media and mass … Continue reading Fake News, Put Simply