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IRAN : Why we really do need globalisation more than ever before

May 26, 2018 • GLOBAL ECONOMY, CRITICAL ANALYSIS, International Relations, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Graham Vanbergen Globalisation has rapidly become the new buzzword driving isolationism and protectionism that has led to European citizens losing out to offshored jobs, reduced personal income, wealth and future prospects. And yet, the same ideology with its insatiable search for profits might just save the Middle East from catastrophe whilst securing

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The Dark Plight of Immigrants in the Racist Era of Trump

May 20, 2018 • On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Alvaro Huerta This essay argues that President Donald J. Trump represents an existential threat to immigrants in the United States. Trump’s immigration rhetoric and policies consist of racist, xenophobic, enforcement-only and divisive positions. This

Trump’s Phony Trade War (1st of a 3-Part Series)

May 14, 2018 • On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Dr. Jack Rasmus “What’s going on with Trump’s trade offensive? There’s a dual track policy underway: One a phony trade war with US allies; the other a potential (but not yet) trade war with China, that may also in the end prove less than a bonafide

2018: A Foreign Policy Wild Ride in Trump’s America

March 27, 2018 • CRITICAL ANALYSIS, World Politics, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (1)

By Markos Kounalakis Surprise is an element that Trump relishes both in deal-making and in policy. America and the world need to get ready for a wild ride in 2018. Guessing what the world will look like in the Trump era is a risky game. President Donald Trump

Telesur: The Real Causes of Deficits and the US Debt

December 9, 2017 • Governance & Regulation, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Jack Rasmus   With the Senate and House all but assured to pass the US$4.5 trillion in tax cuts for businesses, investors, and the wealthiest 1 percent households by the end of this week, phases two and three of the Trump-Republican fiscal strategy

The Changing Nature of Country Risk in the Age of Globalisation and Donald Trump

November 23, 2017 • EMERGING TRENDS, Global Capital Markets, On Donald Trump Administration, Strategies for the Changing WorldComments (0)

By Michel-Henry Bouchet In today’s global economy, the concept of Country Risk has been evolving. In this article, the author elaborates on the changing nature of country risk, recent events to be considered, and how socio-political stability is a must for

The Iran Dilemma – The Tyrant Has Spoken

October 19, 2017 • CRITICAL ANALYSIS, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Peter Koenig   The tyrant, of course, is Donald Trump. He launched tirade after tirade, and keeps launching them, insult after insult, lies after lies after miserable lies at the Government of Iran – about Iran not fulfilling the conditions of the

Who Will Be the Next Fed Chief – And Why It Matters

October 16, 2017 • CRITICAL ANALYSIS, Columns, Dan Steinbock, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Dan Steinbock Janet Yellen’s term is ending at the Federal Reserve. With new appointments, President Trump can indirectly shape US monetary policy for years to come – for better or worse.    Serving as the “epitome of calm”, Fed chief Ben

The Trump-Goldman Sachs Tax Cut for the Rich

October 9, 2017 • Americas, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Jack Rasmus It seems that one of the agenda of the Trump administration is to make sure that the rich keeps getting richer, the poor stays where they are, while the middle class joins the latter. This is what the Trump-Goldman Sachs Tax Cut will ensure

Trump’s Fall                      

September 22, 2017 • CRITICAL ANALYSIS, Columns, Americas, Dan Steinbock, On Donald Trump AdministrationComments (0)

By Dan Steinbock                                         As violent demonstrations linger domestically and nuclear risks loom abroad, the White House has flamed new domestic divisions, while paving the way for