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This edition: Is There a "Lizard Wisdom" to Trump's Foreign Policy?

Episode Details

Original tape date: May 16, 2018.

First aired: May 21, 2018.

David Brooks wrote a much-discussed Op-ed entitled “Trump’s Lizard Wisdom” in which he argued that Donald Trump’s mobster ties in business equipped him to deal with the thug minds running parts of today’s world. Council on Foreign Relations director of studies Jim Lindsay tells Jim Zirin that Trump's bull-in-a-china-shop techniques are fraught with peril.

Guest List

James M. Lindsay Studies Director, Council on Foreign Relations