Monday, July 24, 2017

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Former Russian intelligence officer attended meeting with Trump Jr.

Trump Jr.'s connection to the Russians deepens.

Can Trump actually cut (good) deals on diplomacy?

From North Korea to Russia to the Middle East, there's no shortage of deal-making needed. But beware the fine print of anything with Trump's insignia.
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The art of the (Trump and Putin) deal

Mr. Putin, what might you have agreed to do for Trump in return?

Power dynamics changing in world order

The U.S. has dominated the world for too long and must learn to become a cooperative partner.

The enemy of my enemy is my…?

The Saudi-American-Iranian-Russian-Qatari-Syrian conundrum.

France to ban sale of cars powered by gasoline and diesel

France intends to end oil and gas exploration in French territory, eliminate coal-fired power plants by 2022 and encourage homeowners to produce their own energy.
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Germany blazes past US, setting new record for renewable energy production

Germany is the champion among industrialized economies in going green. 

The Trump-Putin meeting and the fate of the Earth

The imminent meeting between Trump and Putin will affect the chances that the young people we love – and so many others around the world – will have a future.

The poison of commercialization and social injustice

Sharing is the answer to a great many of our problems and needs to be placed at the heart of a new approach to socio-economic living, locally, nationally, and globally.

‘RussiaGate’ alone isn’t going to put progressives back in power

Progressives have to devise a comprehensive alternative that responds to both the challenge of Russia and the failures of liberalism.