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Entries by Alexander Goerlach from 07/2012

The Next Reserve Currency

| Posted 07.02.2012 | World

If the heads of states now embark on the path toward more integration and sacrifice some national sovereignty for common financial policies, the euro will be the next global reserve currency. And nobody will even remember this crisis.

And When the Last Scholar Has Died...

| Posted 07.12.2012 | Huffington Post

We are living in a time when the proverbial best and brightest no longer opt to pursue careers in journalism or academia or politics. Apocalyptic rhetoric is fitting here: A cosmic battle is raging between the world of letters and the world of numbers.

To Cut, or Not to Cut

| Posted 07.26.2012 | World

Male circumcision pits two fundamental rights against each other: bodily integrity, and freedom of religion. But don't look to the legislature for a solution: it will have to come from within Jewish and Muslim communities.