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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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NATO / OTAN

Today, Sweden and Finland submitted their applications for NATO membership… If approved, the move will fundamentally transform the security landscape … of Europe and the World. This provocative …

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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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Ukraine Proves that Our Geopolitical Assumptions are Colossally Wrong…

The ongoing Russian war against Ukraine is a human tragedy on multiple levels, because not only is a devastation on a personal level, since so many Ukrainian people …

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Love

A bridge full of toys… Romanian Mothers, assisted by the border police and many ordinary citizens, have turned the pedestrian bridge linking Ukraine with Romania at “Sighetu Marmației” …

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Catastrophe

Russian President Vladimir Putin has gazed at world events through a peculiar and historical Russian lens and has acted accordingly.  Russia’s war in Ukraine morass… To invade the …

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FIAT MONEY

“Nations have no permanent friends or allies, they only have permanent interests.”  – Lord Palmerston How to Build a Reserve Currency Here’s a hypothetical question: If you were …

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Solid

Solidarity My heart is crying out, seeing as how Mothers in Poland leave their baby strollers at the rail road stations for the Ukrainian refugee women who fled …

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