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The Best of America, Part III: The 2016 Election and Bipartisan U.S. Leadership on Global Health

Deborah Derrick | Posted 04.21.2017 | Impact
Deborah Derrick

U.S. investments in global health and HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria have held steady in recent years despite overall discretionary funding cuts. Simply put, investing in global health is the right and moral thing to do.

The Response to Disruptive Forces Must Be Strong Leadership

András Simonyi | Posted 11.30.2016 | World
András Simonyi

A firm leadership and decisive action is required to push back the disruptive efforts of radical Islam and Russian efforts to destabilize the EU and mess up our societies. We should not be fooled. The interests of disruptive forces of radical islam and Russia come together: weaken the West.

The Iran Nuclear Agreement: A Test of U.S. Leadership

Paula Gutlove | Posted 09.02.2016 | World
Paula Gutlove

The Iran nuclear agreement demonstrates that the United States can use its power effectively, provide wise leadership, and create important international agreements. Congress should be thinking about ways to promote such leadership, instead of undermining it.

U.S. Global Leadership

Edward Corcoran | Posted 03.28.2015 | Politics
Edward Corcoran

The bottom line is that for its own well being, the United States needs to lead the world to a more stable and sustainable situation that does indeed embody the universal ideals it has long promoted.

Putin in a Headlock

András Simonyi | Posted 02.16.2015 | World
András Simonyi

The west owes it to the Russian people not to give up and keep pressing Vladimir Putin, until he changes course.

The Best Commander-in-Chief of Our Generation?

Yaa-Lengi Ngemi | Posted 11.29.2014 | Politics
Yaa-Lengi Ngemi

As one of the majority of Americans who voted for him twice, I am happy and proud that our president is this extraordinary, deepest thinking, coolest-headed, and tempered-spirit.

America's Image Improves Abroad

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 04.11.2014 | World

Worldwide opinions of U.S. leadership rebounded in 2013 after taking a dip in 2012, according to a survey released Thursday by Gallup. The poll, w...

Avoiding a Fiscal Calamity

Scott Cowen | Posted 02.02.2013 | College
Scott Cowen

These cuts would be counterproductive to the short and long-term interests of our country, thwarting our safety and security, our innovation and growth -- the very goals the U.S. must achieve to remain strong and competitive.

Philosopher Hypatia: An Inspiration for the Ages

Alex Pattakos | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Alex Pattakos

Even freedom of thought, as Hypatia tragically found out, is sometimes difficult to exercise. Striking a balance between freedom and responsibility is no easy task.