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eRegime (Re-uploaded)

First of all, I would like to apologize for this post disappearing. It seems I may had unintentionally deleted it while I was revamping the blog some time back, and never noticed it.  450 more words

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Yen up, won hit as North Korea atomic test jolts markets

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Traders bought the yen and dumped the South Korean won Friday as financial markets were jolted by news that North Korea conducted another nuclear test, reigniting geopolitical tensions. 317 more words

Money Matters

Your Company Needs a Foreign Policy

(Source: hbr.org)

Chipman lays out the principles of geopolitical due diligence and corporate diplomacy and argues that their successful execution can be a new source of competitive advantage for multinational businesses in a time of increased geopolitical volatility. 4,365 more words


Meanwhile in the Rest of the World...

Turkey’s President Erdogan just publicly endorsed the death penalty in front of a crowd of more than 1 million supporters. I wonder where Turkey’s moderates are cowering? 514 more words


Not a Nice Day

After reading the developing story on the Nice car attack this early evening,  my heart sank another notch. This attack is a reminder that the global economic woes brought on by the Brexit pale in comparison to the sudden snuffing out of life along a parade route meant to celebrate liberty, fraternity,  and equality. 207 more words


Misunderstood Jihadis

In the last couple weeks there have been bombings in Baghdad Iraq, Medina Saudi Arabia, Dhaka Bangladesh and Istanbul Turkey. There have been hundreds of people murdered in these attacks, with so called Islamic State taking the credit. 589 more words


Who, on Earth, is Voting for Trump

I suppose in a continuation of my last post, emasculated white America’s men pining for a “strong man” by which to redeem their identity, I need to further explore, as many people are doing, why there even exists an appeal in backing Trump as the next US president. 305 more words