Europeans Ask Themselves: What Is Europe?
Are Europe’s leaders trying to solve a crisis, or forge a new continental power? The euro’s fate may hinge on just what, exactly, Europe is.The Platter of Menu Options for Middle East Crisis
The global advertisement on Palestine plight by con-artists and propagandists melts the weeping hearts of liberals and sympathizers; Hamas is now joyfully celebrating his killings of Zionists. On the eve of the celebration, Hamas’s armed wing, Izzadin Kassam, published statistics about its “martyrs” and terrorist attacks over the past 24 years. According to the figures, Hamas killed 1,365 Israelis and wounded 6,411 others, while it lost 1,848 of its men.The Norwegian Versus the American Healthcare System
America’s history is rooted so deeply in freedom of choice to either win or lose in one’s economic decisions. This can be epitomized by so many early Europeans coming to the New World in search of a new life, many of which had very little wealth in terms of personal property or education, but eventually pioneered much of the American wilderness creating farms, small communities, and big cities. From the earliest Americans that came to Jamestown Virginia to the more recent immigrants coming through Ellis Island, many of these Americans have argued for less government intervention in their lives and created a culture that keeps the government from controlling everyday choices like gun control to even universal healthcare. Even today, America does not even have a universal healthcare system, even though many other industrial nations do.War: Swearing in Loyalty and Faith
War movies usually depict the value of loyalty and faith. It embodies how troop members protect and support each other.The Discovery of the God Particle – What It Means to the Average Person
With the announcement of the God Particle’s discovery, many people of a non-science enthusiast mindset may view this as a non-event. However, when one looks at the discovery from the perspective of history, the magnitude of the God Particle’s discovery can properly be appreciated.Time For A North Atlantic Free Trade Agreement?
The British have stood by us. Maybe it’s time to announce that if the EU kicks them out, they can find a new home in NAFTA.Secret Intelligence in the Undiscovered Country
The world’s secret intelligence services are operating in a dynamically changing global environment. This “Undiscovered Country” will be one characterized by turbulence and uncertainty. For the next few decades Intelligence Services will be stressed as they try to adapt to the proliferation of advanced destructive technologies, global telecommunications, decentralization of longstanding institutional power structures, cyber warfare, global changing environment, and population ages and densities.A 7-Step Winning Formula for Public Sector Innovations
Creative Public Governance is concerned with the conduct of governments at all levels to bring the best possible benefits to their citizens and to fulfil their responsibilities as members of the global community. I coined the term Creative Public Governance to define a system of government administration that embraces and introduces innovations to enhance the quality of life of the people using minimum resources for maximum lasting impact. It focuses on what to achieve rather than what to prevent.Putin Is the New Premier – But Some Say, Not So Fast
It seems regardless of the country – anytime there are elections the opposing party claims voter fraud, or voting irregularities these days. It’s happened on nearly every continent in the last year or so. Thus, it should not surprise us that folks are claiming that Putin’s Party in Russia played with the election results.Taking Out The Euro-Trash – Focus On EU Keeps Investors On Edge
It seems like nothing matters away from Europe as investors are fixated on the Eurozone debt problems like they are a celebrity sex scandal. Even though the US market has had a pretty good rally, it is nowhere near what it should have been given the steady better than expected US economic news.