The Afghanistan Debacle
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The Afghanistan Debacle

Since 1897 The New York Times has carried the slogan “All the News That’s Fit to Print”, and generally speaking that was appropriate over the years, save for a few times such as the invasion of Iraq in 2003 when it conveyed blatant bias in favour of the war and published what the appalling Trump…

Current Situation in South China Sea and Vietnam’s Policy
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Current Situation in South China Sea and Vietnam’s Policy

“We see that, with the changing world order, the rivalry between the current centers of power continues to intensify and so does the battle for leadership in the future. Unfortunately, the threat posed by the novel Coronavirus has not reduced these geopolitical tensions, exacerbating them instead. We would like to reiterate that, from our point…

Is Taiwan Creating a “Coalition of Unrecognized States” by Recognizing Somaliland?
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Is Taiwan Creating a “Coalition of Unrecognized States” by Recognizing Somaliland?

The Taiwanese government intends to compensate for its diplomatic problems in Africa by developing a relationship with the unrecognized Somaliland. The two sides announced just days ago that they are establishing official representative agencies in their respective territories. In recent years, Taiwan has lost many diplomatic allies. Since 2016, when the current government came to power on…

Kanye’s Presidential Ambitions Might Doom the Democrats’ White House Plans
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Kanye’s Presidential Ambitions Might Doom the Democrats’ White House Plans

Kanye’s decision to officially run for President won’t just siphon off African-American votes from the Democrats if he stays in the race long enough to get on some states’ ballots as an Independent, but might even direct more of this demographic towards Trump in the event that he pulls out of the campaign after generating…

Company Branding, Racism and The True Injustice Underpinning American Society
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Company Branding, Racism and The True Injustice Underpinning American Society

To drive home just how superficial and empty recent protests in America are and how little besides further division and destruction will become of them – take the fate of two fictional characters recently put in the spotlight by baying activists – PepsiCo’s “Aunt Jemima” breakfast food brand and Mars Incorporated’s “Uncle Ben’s” rice products….