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Michael O'Hanlon: The Biggest Threat to the USA "Depends on the Week"

Michael O’Hanlon joined the show today… and the Senior Fellow from the Brookings Institution is probably too smart for this show. He discussed Hillary Clinton’s Emails and Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress. 9 more words

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Victoria Nuland and Robert Kagan – partners in world destruction

A background article on marriage partners Robert Kagan – influential neo-conservative, Senior Fellow at Brookings Institute, member of Project for a New American Century – and Victoria Nuland – Assistant Secretary of State and international troublemaker. 1,429 more words

(What's Left of) Our Economy: Brookings IDs Trade Deficits as Sign of U.S. Advanced Manufacturing Weakness

I gotta hand it to the Brookings Institution. It’s been putting out some genuinely valuable research on domestic manufacturing – and I’m not just saying that because Brookings scholars share my view that American industry remains in struggle, not renaissance mode. 639 more words

{What's Left Of) Our Economy

The Graying of the Emerging Economies

Population aging is often cited as a major economic challenge for the developed world. But a new report from the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) shows that shifting demographics pose an even greater threat to the growth prospects of many emerging economies. 890 more words

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RT: ‘US spends millions on overseas propaganda, but no one is buying it’

Published time: February 26, 2015 12:24

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. (Reuters/Joshua Roberts)r

Despite the US’ bottomless PR budget to influence overseas, people are not attracted by what’s on offer as they are tired of US interventionism, exceptionalism, and the bombing of their countries, Daniel McAdams of the Ron Paul Institute told RT. 755 more words

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Victoria Nuland: America's riot-diplomat -- Spiegel (English)

By Matthias Gebauer und Holger Stark
February 10, 2015

Victoria Nuland: A clear opinion on what needs to be done in Ukraine

“Fuck the EU” – Victoria Nuland can be very direct. 831 more words