Global Security Fears: Climate and the U.S.

Global Poll (Pew Research)


Climate change increasingly ranks as the world’s most pressing security threat…

Fears about American power grow …

”Nations in the survey say the influence of the U.S. is a major threat to their countries… more people now say the U.S. is a threat than in 2013 and 2017 …

In 10 countries, roughly half or more now claim that American power is a major threat to their nation.”



Rift Between Trump and Europe Is Now Open and Angry

Europeans push back against the Trump administration’s unilateralism

Munich Conference

February 17, 2019 / Via the New York Times





The VP… “greetings from the 45th president of the United States of America”

Silence ensues.