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In Mubarak's Egypt, It Was the Economy, Stupid

A new article appearing in the journal International Studies argues that the fundamental cause of the Egyptian uprisings was not anger at the regimes undemocratic authoritarianism but rather the failure of the Mubarak regime to provide economic prosperity to the majority of the population. 738 more words

Global Economic Crisis

Life is full of miraculous bytes. One has to pass through various catastrophes to see what the next chapter of life encapsulates.

From: innovative Sadia’s desk… 560 more words

Crisis

Farmers Abandoned by EU from Russian Food Ban*

Farmers Abandoned by EU from Russian Food Ban*

If there was any logic in the EU sanctions against Russia, they should have factored in the consequences. 583 more words

Society

Corporations are Also Giving Up on the U.S*

Corporations are Also Giving Up on the U.S*

By Nick Giambruno

Don’t be surprised to lose if you don’t make an effort at being competitive. 1,350 more words

Global Governance

Contrasting World

 

It would be presumptuous to think that I am the only one noticing the world’s instability. Not one single day passes us by without staring at shocking and tragic news about savage wars and the displacement of thousands of people. 930 more words

Eurozone Grinding to a Halt*

Eurozone Grinding to a Halt*

By Finbarr Bermingham

The eurozone has been plunged once more into uncertainty after it was confirmed that Germany, which is its largest economy, contracted last quarter, with second largest France reporting growth of just 0.1%. 477 more words

Society

Robin Williams Raised 50,000K for a Food Bank and Nobody Knew*

Robin Williams Raised 50,000K for a Food Bank and Nobody Knew*

By Eric Wilkinson

As they filled bags and boxes with truckloads of groceries at the West Seattle Food Bank Tuesday, volunteers couldn’t help but feel a bit empty. 485 more words

Society