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Looking Into Icelandic Politics: Elections

Looking Into Icelandic Politics: Elections

By Michael Rones Iceland had its second snap election in a year on October 28. The election comes after the collapse of the coalition in the 63-seat parliamentary body, the… Read more »

The Most Powerful Passport

The Most Powerful Passport

By Emily Lin, ’20 The Singaporean passport has risen to become the most powerful passport. This is the first Asian nation to hold the leading spot on Arton Capital’s Global… Read more »

The Rise of the Populist Billionaire

The Rise of the Populist Billionaire

By Salil Jajodia This week the second richest man in the Czech Republic was elected to be the next Czech Prime Minister. Andrej Babiš, worth $4 billion according to Forbes, founded… Read more »

Plague in the Modern Urban Context

Plague in the Modern Urban Context

by Salil Jajodia A plague of pneumonic plague has spread rapidly throughout Madagascar in recent weeks, with more than 680 recorded cases.  Government authorities were late to realize that the… Read more »

President Xi Jinping’s Talkathon At The 19th Party Congress

President Xi Jinping’s Talkathon At The 19th Party Congress

By Yiren Wang At the end of Xi Jinping’s first 5-year term as the President of China, he delivered a speech to 2,300 delegates of the Communist Party Congress, summarizing… Read more »

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