Stories by Patrick L. Smith

 Patrick Smith is the author of “Time No Longer: Americans After the American Century” was the International Herald Tribune’s bureau chief in Hong Kong and then Tokyo from 1985 to 1992. During this time he also wrote “Letter from Tokyo” for the New Yorker. He is the author of four previous books and has contributed frequently to the New York Times, the Nation, the Washington Quarterly, and other publications. subscribe to Patrick L. Smith's feed

Posted on: Apr 12, 2014, Source:

Remember the almost-war in Syria last year? An amazing new report -- which our media won't touch -- is a must read.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2013, Source: Salon

The government is manipulating facts. There's no credible evidence on Syria. Why is the Times pretending otherwise?