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Democracy Institute

Some thirty years ago, I founded the Democracy Institute in Washington DC and to this day we are still convening great events, conferences and we bring people together …

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In MemoriaL

Today we remember and honor the fallen by sharing the last verse of the complete “Star Spangled Banner” by Francis Scott Key: “O thus be it ever, when …

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CRISPR

Gene Editing is a great innovation and in its manifestation of today’s medical science — we can cure seemingly incurable blood cancers, like, Children’s Leukemia, Mediterranean Anemia, Thalassemia …

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Time Travel

We learn (in Leviticus 23:9-21) that from the second day of Passover, we count fifty days, arriving at Shavuot. At Passover, one would make an offering from the …

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Minority opinion

“Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.” I see and hear how people react to the news of …

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This New Book of Mine is Your Gift Today…

For the next five days you can read my latest Book “SOCRATES — A Modern Man” for free. In return I only ask that you write a Good …

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ENDURANCE over time…

Lost in 1915, Ernest Shackleton’s ship Endurance found off coast of Antarctica  –By Chantal Da Silva “The preservation is beyond imagination,” Mensun Bound, the director of exploration at the …

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Russian New Yorkers in vogue…

In March 2009, a bookish-looking Russian senator stepped to the podium at the Brookings Institution in Washington. The occasion was the inauguration of a new think tank devoted …

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