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Could Iran Emerge as the Middle East Superpower?
With the Trump administration’s nationalistic sentiment of “America First” and a reduction of global political leverage, the world’s hegemony steps back. As a result, the international system is shifting to multipolarity of dominant regional superpowers.
The Win: The Forgotten Americans vs the Loss: Trump Wants Revenge
Trump could throw revenge to the wind and focus instead on fixing the health care system like he promised all those forgotten people — and then proudly call it Trumpcare. He could do what no other American president has been able to do, which is to use his art of the deal to save lives, save the forgotten people and save his reputation.
U.S. Senate Seats up for Reelection in 2018
The U.S. Senate elections will be held on November 6, 2018. Thirty-three of the 100 Senate seats are up for reelection. The Republicans will be defending just 8 seats, while the Democrats will be fighting for 23, plus another 2 held by independents. The winners of those seats will serve a six-year term from January 3, 2019, until January 3, 2025. The time to start organizing is now.
The Top 5 Places to Work in U.S. Oil and Gas
Anadarko Petroleum, Chevron, Plains All American, Occidental Petroleum and Noble Energy have emerged as the top five employers in the U.S. oil and gas industry, according to a survey conducted by the job site Indeed.com.
Trump World: Coming to America on January 20
For many outside and inside the U.S., the Trump victory brought shock and disbelief. And the enormity of Trump becoming president is just beginning to sink in for the leaders and citizens of the world.
ISIS, Turkey and Oil: Interview with Pelicourt
Viewpoints: Violence Between Israel and Palestine
Khalid al-Asaad Slaughtered by ISIS
The Jedwabne Massacre of 1941: An Interview with Marcin Malek
Global Refugee Crisis Deepens by the Day
Is Russia Plotting to Bring Down OPEC?
Taiwan Seeks to Join Fight Against Global Warming
Ying-Yuan Lee, Minister of Environmental Protection Administration, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Taiwan's Participation in the WHO Annual Assembly Is Vital to Ensuring Global Health Security
Dr. Tzou-yien Lin, Minister of Health and Welfare, Republic of China (Taiwan)
Myanmar: Transition Within Transition
Why Is It So Hard for Some Americans to Vote? It's All About Race.
Viewpoints: Donald Trump Denies Existence of Climate Change
Viewpoints: Is Tax Avoidance Destroying America?
Child Brides in Zimbabwe
Food Insecurity and Climate Change in Egypt
Tunisia: Escaping the Great Mosque of Uqba
Angela Smith Kirkman