US President Donald Trump hugs the American flag at the Conservative Political Action Conference annual meeting near Washington on March 2. Photo: Reuters
Peter G. de Krassel
Opinion

Opinion

Peter G. de Krassel

How the method in Donald Trump’s madness makes him a political genius

  • Forget the gaffes, Trump has the Republican Party solidly behind him and a fan club of world leaders, while keeping competitors such as China on the economic back foot. This is the work of a mindful genius

TOP PICKS

US President Donald Trump hugs the American flag at the Conservative Political Action Conference annual meeting near Washington on March 2. Photo: Reuters
READ FULL ARTICLE
Robert Delaney
Robert Delaney
Opinion

SCMP Columnist

On Balance by Robert Delaney

Is Donald Trump being brave or crazy in China trade war? US president should pick a stance and stick to it

  • Donald Trump berates American companies doing business with China, and in the next breath showers ‘great leader’ Xi Jinping with praise
  • Instead of a Jekyll and Hyde act on China trade, the US president should just go all out, in any one direction

TOP PICKS

READ FULL ARTICLE