Two Princes: Jared Kushner and Mohammed bin Salman

How complicit is the U.S. government in the murder of a Saudi journalist?

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Photos: Stephane Cardinale/Corbis/Getty Images (left); Mark Wilson/Getty Images (right)

By oppressing rather than cultivating the talents of most of its citizens, Saudi Arabia has squandered a unique opportunity to position itself for the future.

Khashoggi was almost uniquely qualified to pull open the curtain on MbS’s “good guy” act.

(@gregolear) is the author of DIRTY RUBLES: AN INTRODUCTION TO TRUMP/RUSSIA & the novels TOTALLY KILLER and FATHERMUCKER. Email: name [at] gmail [dot] com.

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