Tag: America

Unilateral action

Trump reinvigorates unilateral politics in the US

Here are some things to know about President Trump's unilateral politics. Are we making a hasty judgement of Trump's actions?

/ February 24, 2017
Trump and new world order

The rising Right and the New World Order

Right wingers are back and this time they have the backing of Trump. Will they beckon the new world order?

/ February 16, 2017

America first, foreigners and aliens not welcome

Can personal choice make one a bad citizen? Has human tribalism 'trumped' rationality?

/ February 8, 2017

Will Trump fulfill America’s dream of epic proportions?

Donald Trump has been elected as the 45th President of America. But will he be able to scrub the melting pot and bring harmony in the American society again?

/ February 1, 2017
The European implications of renewed US – Russia relations

The European implications of renewed US – Russia relations

Trump's phone conversation with Putin warrants closer Russia-US ties, however it could shake up Europe's stance on US support altogether.

/ February 1, 2017

Farewell, Barack Obama

Obama leaves office as a remarkably successful president. From creating more jobs to fighting terrorism, the Obama administration has left behind a legacy which will be difficult to parallel.

/ January 22, 2017

The First Lady’s last address: Her bequest to the nation

The legacy of Michelle Obama is historical. As the First Lady, her last official words yet again encouraged the people of the United States to embrace diversity with open arms.

/ January 10, 2017

The cost of war: A bit too steep?

In war, ultimately everyone loses. It's a zero-sum game. But how much cost does the populace of the country, which includes the soldiers, really pay?

/ January 9, 2017

Is globalisation nearing its death?

The end of the 20th century saw the rise of globalisation and liberalism, however, things have taken a U-turn since then, leading to a fall of the same.

/ December 21, 2016
American exceptionalism

America’s exceptionalism: From the Cold war to Trump

The ‘Europe’ versus ‘America’ dichotomy is the crucible in which American exceptionalist ideology was formed. Will it continue to be interpreted the same way in the Trump era?

/ December 17, 2016
free trade

Trump roots for fair trade, not free trade

Be it NAFTA in America, the TTIP with Europe or the TPP in Asia - Beijing's efforts towards APEC is a win-win for Asia.

/ December 6, 2016

Hate crimes are up — Another Trump induced wildfire?

The seemingly upcoming and violent 'trend' of hate crimes in the US have dramatically risen. The worst fears of the minorities in the country might be becoming a reality.

/ December 3, 2016

America’s Declaration of Independence was pro-immigrant?

Trump says his economic plans echo the wishes of the founding fathers. A closer look at the Declaration of Independence shows that he is doing the exact opposite.

/ November 26, 2016

Did slavery have a bright future in America?

It took a civil war for slavery to end but it did have a bright future in the 1850s in America.

/ November 21, 2016

Has the American Dream Gone with the Wind?

What is so peculiar about the resemblance in the status of America in 1860s and 2016?

/ November 19, 2016

Americans have sent a clear message: No more sweet talking politicians

With the declaration of the US election results, today the world is curious to know whether Trump will spell doom or boom?

/ November 19, 2016

This is why America voted for Trump after all

Politics and political ideological beliefs are changing. People don't want the sweet, smooth talking politician anymore. They want the 'truth'.

/ November 17, 2016
Dan Steinbock

When all were riding the Hillary wave, he had predicted a Trump win months ago

While the whole world was shocked at the 'Trump triumph', we bring for you an experts insight into why a large part of America still distrusts the Clintons.

/ November 10, 2016

What went wrong with Americans?

Can we rely on political polling, post this massive failure of predicting the fate of USA?

/ November 9, 2016
vintage car

The great American financial crisis: Season II

Is America heading into another sub-prime driven financial crash?

/ October 30, 2016

Does free trade leave workers behind?

Populist political foes of globalisation pose serious risks.

/ October 17, 2016
American Dream and minorities

‘Minor’ Role in the American Dream

Is the American dream alive and available to all, in reality?

/ October 2, 2016
Losing the Race Against Racism

Losing the Race Against Racism

Has the Left in America caused racism to lose its sting? The writer speculates on the reason behind the change in the mindsets of the people.

/ September 29, 2016

The Win-Win Policies for the Mighty Eagle

The author highlights four basic measures to end the ever increasing rise in inequality in the U.S.

/ September 17, 2016

American’s Asian Foreign Policy – Strategic Analysis In The Context of China’s Growth

The author discusses about America's Asian foreign policy and unveils the strategy and politics behind it.

/ July 16, 2015

Love Jihad : A Reality in India

The article explains the theory of Love Jihad to garner support for the unification and cooperation between Muslim and Hindu communities.

The World’s Common Enemy: The Military Drone

The author highlights the implications of usage of military drones and how it affects the international relations and public diplomacy.

America- The Modern Day Imperialist

The article questions the current position of America in the global scenario and gives it a tag of the modern day Imperialist.

Impact of Panama Canal Expansion on World and US Trade

The article discusses the benfits of the Panama Canal Expansion Project not only in the global trade market but also for the residents of Panama.

BRICS by a BRICK: A short analysis

The article analysis the economic power of BRICS as an organization and the implications it holds for the world economy.