Trump prepares to pass the world leadership baton to China

By Fareed Zakaria Thursday, Mar. 16, 2017 We do not yet have the official agenda for next month’s meeting in Florida between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. But after 75 years of U.S. leadership on the world stage, the Mar-a-Lago summit might mark the beginning of a handover of power from the United … Continue reading

How government funding of science rewards U.S. taxpayers

By Fareed Zakaria It’s hard to find any good economic news these days. Europe is teetering on the brink; emerging markets such as China, Brazil and India are slowing down; and the United States is in a slump. There is one bright spot on the American landscape: technology, particularly biotechnology. The cost of sequencing a … Continue reading