Politics & Society Short TakeMargot PattersonMay 14, 2020
After the 9/11 attacks, the United States threw out international law and established a surveillance society, writes Margot Patterson. Covid-19 calls for a less heavy-handed approach, but will we realize that?
Politics & Society Short TakeMargot PattersonJanuary 30, 2020
The long-term objective of the Trump administration’s campaign against Iran is unclear, writes Margot Patterson, raising comparisons to U.S. failures in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Politics & Society Short TakeMargot PattersonMay 30, 2019
A U.S. war with Iran would be far costlier than our disastrous invasion of Iraq, writes Margot Patterson, but it may be the outcome of the Trump administration’s draconian economic sanctions and reckless saber-rattling.
Politics & Society Last TakeMargot PattersonJune 25, 2018
Two of the most influential anti-Muslim organizations have direct ties to the Trump administration.
Politics & Society Short TakeMargot PattersonMay 14, 2018
Why did Mr. Trump choose to leave the agreement at a time when he is negotiating a similar agreement with North Korea?
Arts & Culture ArtMargot PattersonMarch 26, 2018
This Croatian artist Ivan Mestrovic taught me how art can be used for prayer.
Politics & Society Short TakeMargot PattersonDecember 11, 2017
The ‘chaos candidate’ is now our pyromaniac president.