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Africa's 2017 will be tough, but a Trump presidency could have a silver lining

The expected slowdown in many African countries, particularly the big oil exporters, may be an opportunity to diversify sources of revenue and support private investment, according to this year’s… 338 more words

US federal ethics chief blasts Trump's plan to avoid conflict of interest calling it "meaningless" -- "This is not a blind trust. It's not even close."

US President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan in New York City on Jan 11, 2017. 436 more words

A Need for Growth in Person and Politics

By Zach Dvorak

It took four days in The Washington Center program to start challenging the concepts I currently abide by. Whether the topic is of race, Congress policy making, or lobbying, the discussions stimulated by today’s speakers created chances I don’t typically receive in my day-to-day life. 653 more words


Russia held nuclear war drill involving 40 million people in October. Is the world heading towards a major war?

In October this year, two months before its ambassador to Turkey was assassinated, Russia had undertaken an unprecedented evacuation drill for more than 40 million civilians to prepare for a possible nuclear war. 355 more words

War On The Horizon?

US Policymakers Propose Working Closer with ISIS’ Sponsors

By Tony Cartalucci – New Eastern Outlook – 07.12.2016

US-based corporate-financier funded policy think tank, the Brookings Institution, published a particularly incoherent piece titled, “

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[VIDEO] Men without work: America’s Invisible Crisis

While “unemployment” is down, work rates have also fallen — and the male work rate is now at Depression-era levels. AEI invites you to the launch of… 321 more words