Mel Gurtov

Mel Gurtov is Professor Emeritus of Political Science at Portland State University, Editor-in-Chief of Asian Perspective, an international affairs quarterly and blogs at In the Human Interest.

The Gang Leader Speaks

Biden and the World: A Deeper Look at His Foreign Affairs Team

Biden and the World: A First Look at His Foreign Affairs Team

Restoring Democracy, Strengthening the Right to Vote

Trump’s Game

In Defense of Confucius Institutes

Our Deranged President

Trump Unmasked

Defeating a Demagogue: A Reminder from History

Trump’s China Diversion

The Israel-UAE Agreement: Good for a Few, Bad for Most

The World Bank’s Poverty Illusion

For Trump, It’s Mission Accomplished

The Coming New World Disorder

AWOL: Trump’s Disappearing Leadership

Trump’s Cure and Our Disease

Derelict Leadership on Health Security

Nukes: The unmentionable Election Issue: Getting to Zero

Nukes: The Unmentionable Election Issue

Embarrassing Moments from Trump’s Visit to India

Poor Bill Barr

Donald Trump’s Fantasy World

India’s Failed Democracy

Thanks to Trump, Iran has the Upper Hand

The Democrats’ Scarlet Letter Strategy