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A majority of American voters think they’re better off under Trump, but they still don’t like him, according to a new poll

A new poll highlights a paradox of Donald Trump's presidency: majority of voters think they're better off, but they still don't approve of him.
US National Security Advisor John Bolton.

Meet John Bolton, an architect of the Iraq War who’s now agitating for Trump to take action against Iran

Over the years, Bolton has held some controversial stances, including advocating for preemptive military strikes on North Korea and Iran.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel holds a news conference after a European Union summit in Brussels, Belgium March 22, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier

Angela Merkel says the postwar world order is over and calls for Europe to stand up to China, Russia, and the US

"Simply stating that we've enjoyed seven decades of peace is no longer enough to justify the European project," Merkel said.
Daenerys Targaryen burned King's Landing down.

People think ‘Game of Thrones’ season 8, episode 5 was a big metaphor for the US’s disastrous Iraq War

In the latest episode, a lot of people think Daenerys Targaryen essentially turned into former President George W. Bush. Warning, spoilers ahead.
Freshmen Reps. Jahana Hayes (D-Conn.), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), and Katie Hill (D-Calif.)

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s comments about Israel are consuming Congress with Trump, Pelosi, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez all taking sides

Ilhan Omar has provoked debate and division in Washington after making comments critical of Israel that many believe are anti-Semitic.
Sen. Bernie Sanders enters the 2020 race with a much clearer foreign policy agenda then in 2016. Part of that is thanks to Matt Duss, the senator's foreign policy adviser.

Bernie Sanders’ foreign policy adviser breaks down the senator’s progressive global agenda for 2020

Matt Duss tells INSIDER if Sanders is elected we'll see more dialogue between the US and its adversaries: "We don't have to fear sitting down with anyone."
Democratic Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, who's running for president in 2020, continues to spark controversy with her unorthodox positions on foreign policy.

Tulsi Gabbard’s foreign policy frustrates centrist Democrats, draws cheers from anti-interventionists, and makes her political identity tough to...

Gabbard launched her campaign with an anti-war speech, going after both Democrats and Republicans "who never tire of war."

Military leaders around Venezuela are declaring their support for Nicolás Maduro

A day after Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó declared himself interim president, military leaders across the country are backing Nicolás Maduro.

Nicolás Maduro tells US diplomats to leave Venezuela within 72 hours after Trump recognizes opposition leader as interim president

After the US declared its support of Juan Guaidó, Venezuela's new interim president, Nicolás Maduro gave US diplomats 72 hours to leave the country.
US President Donald Trump and Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro.

Venezuela’s uprising against Maduro may put Trump’s musings about military intervention to the test

The Trump administration is sharpening its stance against Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro, hoping to capitalize on growing protests in the country.