North America

The Jones Act: A Fish Out of Water?

Discussing the Vulnerabilities of an 'Antiquated' Policy

Alaska… What the American public sardonically labeled “Seward’s icebox” and “Johnson’s polar bear garden” (referring to President Andrew Johnson) turned out to be The United States’ most strategic conduit for challenging the British Empire in the Pacific, its new economic frontier–that would inspire U.S. supremacy in world markets during the late-nineteenth century and beyond.  Alaska
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Musk’s Twitter LBO Under Threat: Blame The Bot?

What Is Behind Tech Mogul's Ongoing Takeover Attempt?

On April 14th, 2022, Elon Musk dropped a bombshell on Wall Street by announcing his bid for a Twitter takeover. It was reported that he has been buying up Twitter shares since January 2022, and by April, his stake reached 9.2%, valued at $2.9 billion, making him the company’s largest shareholder. Parag Agrawal, Twitter’s CEO,
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THE AMERICAN STRUGGLE AGAINST POPULISM

Is the American democratic system in ruins?

The war in Ukraine has undeniably shown the democratic West how ruthless and destructive Putin and his authoritarian regime can be. Ukraine, a country increasingly turning towards western politics and becoming a reasonable candidate to join the European Union, is now directly facing a humanitarian crisis, invaded and destroyed. For Russia, the threat of an
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Anna Delvey: The Fake Heiress Who Scammed New York’s Elite

What makes her story so fascinating, and how do scammers like her manage to get away with it?

Recently, many people’s interests have been picked by a story that happened in 2019 but is now making people talk more than ever. Anyone who has access to a Netflix account or any social media has caught a whiff of Anna Delvey’s (or should I say Sorokin?) story.Anna Delvey’s story goes as far back as
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