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The U.S. economy has been crumbling for some time, and the backlog of necessary repairs is long. The same can be said for many other economies around the world, so it's no wonder that everyone is readying their own fiscal cures.
This absorbing alternative history of postwar Germany by Paul Hockenos chronicles the speedy transformation of a rock-throwing Marxist into a powerful foreign minister.
David Bacon's book 'Illegal People' illustrates how U.S. employers deal with undocumented workers as part of a strategy for competition and profits in the age of globalization.
Public diplomacy takes on new meaning as the German and Iranian Women's soccer teams take to the field.
The Obama administration should ditch Washington's policies of military support and arms exports to India and Pakistan.
The new Taiwanese president could substantially alter the cross-strait dynamic.
The Indian state of Kerala's alternative development model offers valuable lessons as the global economic crisis unfolds.
Reading this book as merely a condemnation of bad corporations misses the real insights the book has to offer.
In a country still so divided, the words of the song -- Imagine all the people, living life in peace -- has special resonance.
Since the end to the U.S. wars in Southeast Asia, many other wars have been waged, in other parts of the world, in new terrain, villages, and communities. Yet, the wars in Southeast Asia lingers.