International

The North Korean Dilemma: should the U.S. foster the nation’s entrepreneurs?

By February 26, 2018

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North Korea is wedged between a corrupt and inexperienced dictator, international sanctions, and a global nuclear crisis, propped up economically only by other communist nations.… Read More ›

Women in the Workforce: wiping out the wage gap

By February 26, 2018

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2018 began with a victory for women in the workforce. On New Year’s Day, Iceland’s bill to eliminate the wage gap went into effect. The… Read More ›

China, the World’s Benevolent Dictator – How China will replace the U.S. as the world’s greatest superpower

By February 26, 2018

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Although the U.S. is gradually slipping behind China in terms of economic power, diplomatic influence, and potential hard military power, China cannot replace the U.S.… Read More ›

Demonstrations in Iran: Frustrated Working Class Protests the Regime

By February 26, 2018

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Two days into a weeklong series of demonstrations throughout Iran, President Donald Trump shared his perspective on the subject in less than 280 characters on… Read More ›

Extrajudicial Killings in the Philippine Drug War

By February 26, 2018

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It seems unfair that past errors can ruin job prospects and social standing in the future. However, the case of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, a… Read More ›

North Korea: America’s Next Ally

By February 26, 2018

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North Korea is advancing its nuclear program at an unforeseen pace. Many experts agree that the rogue nation is already capable of launching a nuclear… Read More ›

Mumbai Protests: Battle Of The Castes

By February 26, 2018

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In ancient India, social and economic status were determined by the caste into which one was born. Though it is largely irrelevant today in urban… Read More ›

A Price Not Worth Paying

By February 26, 2018

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The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is perhaps the best and worst decision the United States ever made. By signing the agreement, America put… Read More ›

The Trump/Putin Duo: Ukraine’s Unlikely Ally

By February 26, 2018

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In February of 2014, Ukraine’s typical frigid winter was set alight with the flames of Molotov cocktails, as a passionate revolution against the Ukrainian government… Read More ›

Cons outweigh pros in debate over U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem

By February 26, 2018

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Jerusalem represents a major political, cultural, and religious center that both Israel and Palestine claim as their capital. To ease tensions, a UN resolution in… Read More ›

Two Countries, One Corrupt system: Hong Kong China’s unjust rule over Hong Kong

By February 26, 2018

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The residents of Hong Kong have been unjustly denied their political rights since China regained control from the British in 1997. After Hong Kong’s return… Read More ›

North and South Korean Relations: Reasons for Cautious Optimism.

By February 26, 2018

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Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have recently eased. North and South Korea are engaged in diplomatic talks, including discussions about the former’s controversial nuclear weapon… Read More ›

Germany’s SPD holds key to preserving liberal values in Europe

By February 26, 2018

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In recent months, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her Christian Democrats have floundered in attempts to form a new government. During the national elections last… Read More ›

German Military Spending: The crucial decisions of Chancellor Angela Merkel in her fourth term

By October 20, 2017

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The future of Germany’s military was at stake during the nation’s September election. Chancellor Angela Merkel has pledged to increase defense spending, which will help… Read More ›

The War in Afghanistan: Stopping It Could Do More Harm Than Good

By October 20, 2017

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On September 18th, Donald Trump announced the continuation of the longest war in American history. Around 2,400 American soldiers have lost their lives in the… Read More ›