Monthly Archives: February 2011

Does money really rule the world? Or is just the dollar?


Written by Tatyana Nosenko Photo by redjar Although most of us are allergic to any topics connected with the Financial Crisis of 2007-2008 (Has anyone noticed that Asian Financial Crisis took place exactly ten years ago from 1997-1998? Freak accident?), … Continue reading

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The Power of Sport: Should sport and diplomacy mix?


Written by Kristen Livingston Photo by U.S. Embassy New Delhi  “Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. Sport can … Continue reading

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What is Democracy?: The Egyptian Impact


Written by Michael Lewan Photo by Sosialistisk Ungdom – SU “Are the peoples of the Middle East somehow beyond the reach of liberty? Are millions of men and women and children condemned by history or culture to live in despotism? … Continue reading

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America’s “Identity Crisis”


Written by Su Kim Photo by Vectorportal The New York Times recently compared the outreach of the Obama Administration to the Bush Administration in the context of Egypt, which has sparked a debate that has recurred in American foreign policy. … Continue reading

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