Category: General

War on the Rocks | November 27, 2022

How the Gipper Won

Before he became governor of California and later president of the United States, Ronald Reagan was an actor. In the 1940 film, Knute Rockne: All American, Reagan portrayed Notre Dame…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 27, 2022

Less than a month after Musk takeover, half of Twitter's top advertisers have halted activity: report

Half of Twitter’s top advertisers appear to have halted their activity on the social media platform, amid billionaire Elon Musk’s chaotic takeover of the company. Fifty of Twitter’s leading 100…

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Nikkei Asia | November 27, 2022

South Korea's defense industry doubles overseas orders

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Nikkei Asia | November 27, 2022

Louis Vuitton, Hermes chase Chinese influencers beyond biggest cities

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The Hill, Columnists | November 27, 2022

Sunday shows preview: GOP prepares to take over House; Colorado Springs shooting reignites calls for gun control

The GOP’s imminent takeover of the House and renewed calls for gun control in the wake of the Colorado Springs shooting are likely to dominate this week’s Sunday shows circuit.…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 27, 2022

Election security a success, but more improvements needed, experts say

Despite the myriad threats that faced the nation during the 2022 midterms, experts say security for the election proved successful overall. They warned, however, that some improvements are still needed in certain areas. Experts praised election officials for being…

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Nikkei Asia | November 26, 2022

LG, Samsung, Huawei build trove of metaverse patents: survey

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Nikkei Asia | November 26, 2022

Ukraine latest: Kyiv to export $150m of grain to vulnerable countries

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Battle against RSV in schools recalls COVID-19 fight

Schools are preparing for another winter marked by mass sickness, as the respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) continues to spike among children, prompting precautions that mirror those seen during COVID-19.  Facilities…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

The Healthcare Freedom Act is a vital solution to runaway medical debt

As the pandemic lingers, contributing to rising inflation and looming economic recession, Americans from all walks of life may be concerned about their medical bills.  The Healthcare Freedom Act, proposed…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Bolton: Trump's 'act is old and tired now'

Former national security adviser John Bolton said he thinks Republicans are looking for a “fresh face” to lead the party, becoming the latest former Trump ally to suggest the GOP…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Newsom says he won't run for president in 2024, even if Biden doesn't seek reelection

California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) said he won’t run for president in 2024, even if President Biden declines to run for another term.  Newsom said in an interview with Politico…

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Presidência da República Portuguesa | November 26, 2022

Presidente da república lamenta a morte do futebolista Fernando Gomes

O Presidente da República recorda Fernando Gomes, como um jogador que “marcou o futebol português e foi determinante na afirmação de Portugal fora das nossas fronteiras”.

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Nikkei Asia | November 26, 2022

Asia's middle powers are building new regional order

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Will the strong dollar trigger a global recession?

In recent months, a fearful narrative has taken hold in international financial circles: Rising U.S. interest rates are boosting the dollar, forcing cheaper currencies and higher import costs onto economies…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

The Memo: Democrats pine for Trump as GOP nominee

Former President Trump met a muted response from many Republicans when he launched his 2024 White House bid at Mar-A-Lago this month.  But his campaign is stirring excitement, and even…

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Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) | November 26, 2022

China Week 2022

On November 14th–18th, MGIMO University hosted the China Week, a project organized by the Chinese Club of the Scientific Student Society that won the Student Grant Competition of the MGIMO…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Ostriches escape enclosure in Canada, attempt to outrun police

About 20 ostriches escaped from their enclosure in Alberta, Canada, and tried to outrun police who were attempting to capture them on Thursday.  A video filmed by a witness and…

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Nikkei Asia | November 26, 2022

Taiwan's Tsai quits as party leader after heavy local election losses

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Consumers spent record $9.12 billion online on Black Friday: analysis

Consumers spent a record amount of money on online purchases on Black Friday, surpassing $9 billion, according to Adobe Analytics data.  Adobe found that $9.12 billion was spent on Friday,…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

We can gain a critical edge in the great power competition

We live in a time of significant change and uncertainty, as authoritarian regimes challenge Western values and political systems, both militarily and economically. In particular, the rise of China as…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

Zelensky compares Russian war to Soviet ‘genocide’ on 90th anniversary

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky compared Russia’s invasion of Ukraine to the man-made famine that caused millions of deaths in the 1930s under Soviet rule in an address remembering the historic…

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

FCC needs spectrum auction reauthorization

Once again, the expiration of the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC’s) ability to auction spectrum is on the chopping block come Dec. 16, and it’s a looming deadline that Congress needs…

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Nikkei Asia | November 26, 2022

Honda's new humanoid-robot push aims for practical use

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The Hill, Columnists | November 26, 2022

White House preps for potential post-midterms staff turnover

The White House is bracing for a potential staffing turnover now that the midterm elections are in the rearview mirror, with some aides expected to depart in early 2023.  The…

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