Daily Archives: October 2, 2020

Henry Kissinger and American Power: A Political Biography


WoodrowWilsonCenter

Published on Oct 2, 2020

Henry Kissinger is the most famous and controversial American diplomat of the 20th century. Most previous studies focus on Kissinger’s ideas, his realpolitik ideology of foreign policy, policies that enhanced America’s political and military power and neglected values such as human rights and democratic reform. In contrast, author Thomas Schwartz approaches Kissinger as a political actor, an adviser to Presidents who understood the centrality of domestic politics to foreign policy within the American system, and who adjusted his perspectives and recommendations accordingly.

Trump arrives at Walter Reed after COVID diagnosis


Associated Press

Published on Oct 2, 2020

Trump arrives at Walter Reed after COVID diagnosis

Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump test positive for coronavirus


euronews (in English)

Published on Oct 2, 2020

The president confirmed that he and the first lady will now self-isolate after testing positive for coronavirus.

Tracking the timeline of Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis


CBC News: The National

Published on Oct 2, 2020

President Donald Trump had a busy schedule and came in contact with many on the campaign trail before he and Melania Trump tested positive for the coronavirus.

Former British Ambassador to U.S. on President Trump | Amanpour and Company


Amanpour and Company

Sep 28, 2020

Kim Darroch served as the British Ambassador to the U.S. until last year, when his honest and unflattering reflections to London on President Trump were leaked, inviting presidential wrath by tweet. Now, the veteran diplomat is having his say in his new memoir. Christiane joins him at his home in West London to discuss. Originally aired on September 17, 2020.

Melania Trump Curses Child Separation Critics On Tape


HuffPost

Published on Oct 2, 2020

During a series of secretly taped conversations, the first lady could be heard railing against critics of her husband’s immigration policies.

Dr. Gupta: Trump’s Experimental Treatment ‘Makes No Sense’ | The ReidOut | MSNBC


MSNBC

Published on Oct 2, 2020

President Trump’s personal physician says he treated the President with an experimental antibody cocktail. Aired on 10/02/2020.

Coronavirus: Will President Trump’s COVID-19 diagnosis change his attitude toward the pandemic


Global News

Published on Oct 2, 2020

The commander-in-chief of the U.S., President Donald Trump, now has a potentially life-threatening virus after testing positive for COVID-19.

Through much of the pandemic, Trump has often said it would eventually “disappear,” that it was much like the flu and has not worn masks to many events despite recommendations by health officials.

Dawna Friesen explains why the diagnosis should serve as a wake-up call for President Trump.

President Trump’s Friend Chris Ruddy Gives Debate Insight | Amanpour and Company


Amanpour and Company

Published on Oct 2, 2020

Too hot; jarring; exhausting. These are just some of the ways Republicans have described Tuesday’s debate, offering some rare pointed criticisms of their candidate. What does the Trump inner circle make of it? Media mogul Christopher Ruddy has known President Trump for two decades and joins the program to discuss.

Originally aired on October 1, 2020.

Mary Trump: Donald Trump’s Debate Attack On Biden Children Was ‘Horrifying’ | The Last Word | MSNBC

MSNBC

Oct 1, 2020

Mary Trump says Donald Trump’s attacks on Joe Biden’s two sons during the first presidential debate showed the country he is “cruel” and “contentious.” She adds Donald Trump’s disregard for those serving in the military should disqualify him from the election, and that “if character mattered, he shouldn’t have been allowed to speak another word on that stage.” Aired on 09/30/2020.