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Chinese economy. China’s gross domestic product grew by 4 percent year over year in...


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What We’re Reading: Myths and Memoirs

The Deficit Myth: Modern Monetary Theory and the Birth of the People's Economy By Stephanie...

What We’re Reading: Euro’s Broken Promises, Secrets of High-Level Diplomacy

The Euro: How a Common Currency Threatens the Future of Europe By Joseph E. Stiglitz I...

What We’re Reading: Great Wars and Old Things

The Guns of August By Barbara W. Tuchman Over the past few months of Netflixing, my...

From the European Buffers to the Intermarium

Russia has been in the process of reclaiming its buffer zones – the areas...

Tunisia’s Return to Authoritarian Rule

In 2019, former constitutional law professor Kais Saied was elected Tunisia’s new president. An...

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The Future of NATO’s Strategic Concept

2022 will bring two major diplomatic events for the trans-Atlantic community. First, in March, the European Union will adopt its Strategic Compass, a document...

The US Can’t Take Canada for Granted

There are no guarantees in geopolitics, but stability in the U.S.-Canadian relationship certainly comes...

1991: False Dawn

We do not normally think of 1991 as a defining year. We are aware...

Europe’s Green Deal Trades One Dependence for Another

Last week, EU Internal Market Commissioner Thierry Breton announced that Brussels will propose new...

What Hezbollah Really Wants

Last week, Hezbollah repatriated an Israeli Bedouin who had defected to Lebanon and said...

From the European Buffers to the Intermarium

Russia has been in the process of reclaiming its buffer zones – the areas in its periphery such as the Caucasus, the Baltics, Central...

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El Heraldo: EU, China y Mesoamérica

"'También saben que China (correctamente) los ve como un puente entre el Pacífico y el Atlántico cuyos ejes marítimos y de transporte facilitan el...

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