Category Archives: Power

Is Trump a Turning Point in World Politics?

Joseph S. Nye, Jr. in Project Syndicate – Will Donald Trump’s presidency mark a major turning point in world history, or is it a minor historical accident? Trump’s electoral appeal may turn on domestic politics, but his effect on world … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, Future, Geopolitical, government, leadership, Media, News, Obsolescence, Politics, Power, psychological profile, Thought-Provoking Analysis

Mapping Paramilitary and Far-Right Threats to Racial Justice

Political Research Associates and the Institute for Research and Education on Human Rights. Additional research support provided by Alexander Reid Ross – We have been tracking reports of paramilitary and other far-right actors who are showing up at or adjacent to … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, police, Power, Racism

The Deadly Dance of the Eagle and the Dragon, Part 6: Conclusion

By David Murrin, author of Breaking the Code of History – Reviewing America’s progress in containing the momentum of the Chinese challenge we must conclude that so far it is “too little too late.”  Trump’s America needs to find another … Continue reading

Posted in China, civilization, David Murrin, Donald Trump, leadership, Power, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States

Once women overcome early career challenges, they may reap more rewards than male peers, new research shows

By Katherine L. Milkman, professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania There’s still a long way to go and for working women, the news is often demoralizing. We learn of case after case of gross workplace abuses … Continue reading

Posted in Business, civilization, Compensation, Discrimination, Fairness, Gender Gap, income, leadership, Money, Politics, Power, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States, Women

If Melania Trump were more like Hillary Clinton, her husband might be saved from scandal

By Lauren A. Wright in The Lily Why can’t we find leaders who don’t require rescuing in the first place? Michael Cohen’s statement that he arranged hush payments to two women with whom Trump allegedly had affairs was a news-cycle-breaking … Continue reading

Posted in Bill Clinton, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Melania Trump, Politics, Power, Thought-Provoking Analysis, Washington Post