An already heavily indebted federal government will now go even deeper down a fiscal hole, possibly beyond the point of any real recovery.
More often than not Africa is written about by the same people who write about every region of the world never making contact with anyone from any of them.
The unrelenting hard-heartedness of Washington based on self-righteousness is frightening in the scale of its hubris and hypocrisy.
Nato wobbles from irrelevance to absurd triviality. It would be amusing were it not so tragic.