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Dopo catastrofiche previsioni degli economisti e sconvolgenti risultati delle elezioni internazionali, il 10 ottobre la conferenza “Il ritorno al protezionismo e il dopo Brexit: possibili scenari tra disciplina della concorrenza e normativa antitrust” della Luiss School of Government riaccende la speranza: l’esito della Brexit potrebbe non essere così disastroso come ...

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The US and North Korea: are they victims of the Thucydides’ trap?

North Korea can be thought to be an unexploded bomb within the international system: this is because it does not match with the current balance of power in Asia. As a matter of definition, it is also assumable that, amongst the main sub-senses of the concept of security (e.g. Social, ...

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“The starred sky above me, the moral law within me” – Theresa May and Brexit negotiations

My argument on May’s stance on Brexit is beyond what they could appreciate on radio’s broadcasts, television’ programmes and daily newspapers’ articles.   Let’s briefly catch up with what happened so far.   First of all, the British PM Theresa May has fixed her lame duck matter with a (mysterious) government-saving deal with Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist party.   Secondly, negotiations had ...

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A CHAT WITH THE TURKISH AMBASSADOR – Terrorism, Turkey-EU relations and the reliability of media

On the third day of the International Careers Festival, we had the chance to listen to Murat Salim Esenli, Turkish Ambassador in Italy, who held his speech on terrorism at the simulation of the UN Security Council. After outlining a timeline of terrorism and the diverse tools used at different ...

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Italy’s ENEA proposes to launch nation-wide transition to Circular Economy

Federico Testa, President of the Italian national agency for new technologies, energy and sustainable development, ENEA, is convinced that Italy is ready for a systemic change towards circular economy. Testa proposed, as recently stated at the convention on Italian innovation and competitiveness within circular economy (Innovazione e competitività: la via ...

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Are international institutions promoting Palestine?

UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee has approved through a secret ballot a new resolution on the status of conservation of the Old City of Jerusalem. Such resolution retains as an endangered world heritage the walled area, home to key Muslim, Christian and Jewish holy sites. Such resolution criticizes Israel for its ...

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What’s up in the airline industry?

The airline industry this year has been facing more lows than highs. To blame are not only the numerous terrorist attacks, that have tarnished the image of some of the world’s major traveling destinations, but also political instability and strikes. Lufthansa, for instance, has only recently managed to find a ...

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OPEC CUTS OIL PRODUCTION: WHO WINS?

On November 30th, the biggest organization of oil exporters worldwide signed an agreement which will cut oil production by next January. Today, OPEC members represent 1/3 of total oil production in the world and it’s formed by 13 members. Among members, there are nations of Middle East, such as Saudi ...

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Euromerica and Friends. Fighting Parkinson’s through the Power of Music

Hi! My name is Melanie Rogoff, and I am a radio show host of Euromerica at Arizona State University’s radio station ( KASC 1330 A.M. Blaze Radio) as well as the creator of a charity CD series called “Euromerica and Friends”, which aims to raise money for Parkinson’s Disease research ...

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The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and its newly awarded seat on the Human Rights Council panel

How did Saudi Arabia manage to get on the panel of Human Rights Council? Yes the news is real. The same country that repeatedly and persistently violated human rights through its strict laws, beheading and stoning people to death as punishment for crimes they were accused of committing. The same country which does not recognize fundamental rights for women; forbidding them from driving and from speaking to ...

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