Donald Trump’s new national security adviser, H.R. McMaster, has no known views on American grand strategy. He has, though, taken strong positions on the application of armed force. His writing and speeches may indicate how the Trump administration in general will think about the use of the U.S. military.
In this week’s Trend Lines podcast, WPR’s editor-in-chief, Judah Grunstein, and senior editor, Frederick Deknatel, discuss European alarm over Donald Trump’s criticisms of NATO. For the Report, Sarah Hearn talks with Peter Dörrie about the prospects for global development in an era of populism in the West.