Thomas Frank's 2004 bestseller 'What's the matter with Kansas?' explained why voters act against their own interests at the ballot box. Frank tells DW Donald Trump's rise is part of a 40 trend of greater inequality in the US.
With their figurehead in Washington, are Europe's populists bringing the Trump playbook to the EU? Mischael Modrikamen is working with former Trump strategist Steve Bannon to unite them with their group, 'The Movement.'
For the EU, Donald Trump's election proved a steep learning curve, and the damage caused by the US president will be difficult to repair. But Trump's tenure has also done Europe some good, writes DW's Max Hofmann.
Brazil's new president has yet to act presidential. At his inauguration, Jair Bolsonaro resorted instead to the well-known "us against them" rhetoric — an approach Brazil cannot afford, says DW's Thomas Milz.
It's no surprise Hollywood and the current Trump administration don't see eye to eye. True to form, three recent films, each depicting different political eras, directly — and indirectly — criticize the president.
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