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The $2 Trillion Dollar Question

So, now that Congress has passed the $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus package, an important question must be asked: Just how are we going to pay for it? 258 mots de plus

What Armenia Stands to Gain from Iran’s Nuclear Deal

Representatives of the Iranian government, along with the six world powers, have finally reached a historic and long-sought-after nuclear agreement. The Iranian nuclear deal seeks to curb nuclear development in the country while removing crippling sanctions on Iran’s economy, which began following the Iranian Revolution and have become progressively more acute ever since. 929 mots de plus

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Why Armenia Chose the Eurasian Economic Union

On January 1, 2015, the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) will go into effect and alongside Kazakhstan, Belarus, and Russia will be Armenia as one of its four founding members. 1 447 mots de plus

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Happy birthday H.E. President Nana Akufo-Addo

Happy blessed Birthday to His Excellency the first gentleman of the land, Commander-In-Chief of the Armed Forces, Flagbearer of the ruling New Patriotic Party and President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo. 51 mots de plus

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How Azerbaijan’s Oil Boom – and Impending Bust – Affects Armenia

In November of 1997, Armenia’s Foreign Minister Alexander Arzoumanian cited the limitless wealth and influence awaiting Azerbaijan from its oil industry as the reason the Armenian government was preparing to agree to the highly controversial 1998… 2 577 mots de plus

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The Kind of Neoliberal Democrats Who Prefer Trump to Sanders

Twenty-four years ago, I published an essay titled “Liberals, I Do Despise” in the Village Voice, which Common Dreams reprinted as an enduring oldie in 2009. 258 mots de plus

If Ahead I See

If Ahead I See

Gray skies filtered through light,
eyes adapting space,
the possibilities of the

horizon or a foot
lashing out in reflex,
what do I learn? 52 mots de plus

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