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The Answer To Nationalist Populism is Global Populism

Stephan Said | Posted 11.19.2016 | Home
Stephan Said

Bring out the inspiration Bring out the new American poetic tradition The new global poetic and musical movements That unite people of all races, colo...

Blowing Up the System

Bob Weidman | Posted 11.13.2016 | Home
Bob Weidman

Still trying to make sense of the Trump debacle. This is a bit long, but bear with me. My father and grandfather before him had an embroidery compan...

Democrats Will Need New Leadership That Offers Alternatives To Neoliberal Failure

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 11.10.2016 | Home
Mark Weisbrot

The polls were wrong, the unthinkable has happened, and Donald Trump has been elected the 45th president of the United States, with a Republican Congress.

November 8: Stepping Into Your Shoes

Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D. | Posted 11.09.2016 | Home
Isabel Rimanoczy, Ed.D.

Photo: I. Rimanoczy The night of November 8 was an interesting surprise, not just for us in the USA, but for people around the world. Analysts, neigh...

This is What Will Happen When the Indian Government Demonetizes ₹500 and ₹1000 Notes

Quora | Posted 11.08.2016 | Home
Quora

What do you think of the decision by the Indian Government to demonetize ₹500 and ₹1000 notes? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharin...

Rx for Healing Dis-ease in an Unusual Political Season: GlobalMindED and a Bold Alternative 

Carol J. Carter | Posted 11.07.2016 | Home
Carol J. Carter

As the election nears and we anchor ourselves in the reality of our badly fractured political landscape, hoping for harmony, collaboration, civility a...

The Presidential Paradox: Winning In 2016 Means Losing In 2020

Timothy J. Barnett | Posted 11.07.2016 | Home
Timothy J. Barnett

Whichever party wins the White House in 2016 could find itself unable to make good on its vision and promises, reaping a whirlwind of difficulties instead.

As Americans, We Must Heal This Country Post Election

Dan Glickman | Posted 11.07.2016 | Home
Dan Glickman

Republicans, in particular, need to flex their muscles, show that the Republican Party can be a responsible partner in successful governing or they may not rebound from the disaster wrought by the Trump candidacy.

Restoring trust in our trade policy

Stan Sorscher | Posted 10.26.2016 | Home
Stan Sorscher

I'm in favor of trade. I don't know anyone opposed to trade. A better question is, "How should we manage globalization?" We've lost trust in our app...

Trade Agreements Under Attack: Can They Be Salvaged And Is It Worth It?

Anabel González | Posted 10.24.2016 | Home
Anabel González

Trade agreements are under attack because of a combination of traditional and new factors.

Why Are Governments Talking About "Structural Reform"?

Marcelo Giugale | Posted 10.20.2016 | Home
Marcelo Giugale

It is late 2016. All indicators point to a world economy that will remain weak next year and in the longer term, in advanced and developing countries alike. Governments are feeling the pressure from voters to deliver faster economic growth--and plenty of jobs.

How To Navigate A World Controlled By Fear

Annette Blum | Posted 10.05.2016 | Home
Annette Blum

In a recent article, I shared my own experiences of the impact of increased individual acts of terrorism and of being too close for comfort during man...

History Is No Longer An Accurate Guide To The Future

Daniel Wagner | Posted 10.04.2016 | Home
Daniel Wagner

One need look no further than the outcome of the Brexit vote or the Colombian peace referendum to see how spectacularly the pollsters and bookies got it wrong.

Remembering High School

John M. Eger | Posted 10.01.2016 | Home
John M. Eger

In the old days...before globalization 3.0 and the age of the Internet, all you had to do was be on time, have a good memory and stay out of trouble. ...

Trump, Yesterday and Buggy Whips

Edward Goldberg | Posted 09.30.2016 | Home
Edward Goldberg

It was quite obvious at Monday night's debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump that globalization -- an issue too hard to explain in a sound bite -- is The Issue of the election.

The Paul Krugman Problem And Why It Matters

Ian Fletcher | Posted 10.02.2016 | Home
Ian Fletcher

Here's a question: guess which public figure wrote the following passages? The language in the second one is a bit technical, but shouldn't be impossi...

Hillary's Biggest Challenge: Bringing Back Decent Jobs

Jane White | Posted 09.27.2016 | Home
Jane White

One of the biggest ironies about Donald Trump's Presidential campaign is his pledge to bring back jobs that have been outsourced to other countries--the major driver behind his support from blue-collar workers.

Trump Says the U.S. Is Too Focused on Globalization. Is He Right?

Quora | Posted 09.26.2016 | Home
Quora

Is Donald Trump right that U.S. policies have focused too heavily on globalization? Was this bad? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing...

Cultural Diversity and the 2016 Vote

Deborah J. Levine | Posted 09.20.2016 | Home
Deborah J. Levine

On my birthday, I spoke about U.S. culture and the 2016 election. I addressed a group of Global Scholars at Chattanooga State Community College on the societal trends in this election year through the lens of cultural anthropology.

Trump And The Failure Of The Reagan Revolution

Edward Goldberg | Posted 09.25.2016 | Home
Edward Goldberg

Who would have thought that the one underlying issue that Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton agree on is the catastrophe of the Reagan Revolution and, with it, the failure of America's democracy to respond to the negative effects of globalization.

How Globalization Reached The Cradle Of Islam

Omar Sayfo | Posted 09.09.2016 | Home
Omar Sayfo

One would assume that Mecca is a city of religious purity and traditionalism. However, a visit to the holy city a couple of years ago led me to the astonishing realization that the troops of globalization have reached not only the Saudi Kingdom, but the cradle of Islam as well.

Global Sports Administrator To Be Inducted Into Hall Of Fame

Louis Bolling | Posted 09.06.2016 | Home
Louis Bolling

Last year President Barack Obama delivered remarks and answered questions at a town hall with young leaders of the Americas at University of the West ...

Our Religion Of Economism Is Bankrupt

Brian E. Konkol | Posted 09.05.2016 | Home
Brian E. Konkol

Our religion of Economism is bankrupt, yet the spirit of our human community is overflowing with abundance, and a more liberating collective faith can point us toward a more authentic flavor or freedom.

Securing the Safety of the Business Traveler and the Overseas Workforce Yields Duty of Care

Iram Ganju | Posted 08.26.2016 | Home
Iram Ganju

As we prepare for our first international conference, someone asked what significance does the date of October 26th has to do with the Duty of Care Day?

The Political Left and Right Are Being Upended by Globalization Politics

Nouriel Roubini | Posted 08.23.2016 | Home
Nouriel Roubini

A new political alignment erases the old left and right paradigms of labor versus capital, workers versus business, taxes and regulation versus free enterprise.