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My enemy’s enemy is my friend

My enemy’s enemy is my friend – a strategy often used in politics and business – but is it a good strategy? Let’s take the example of Iran in the late 70s. The Iranian Hostage Crisis The Iran hostage crisis … Continue reading

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Obama and the $14 trillion debt ceiling

Barack Obama and Republican leaders are playing a game of chicken over the $14 trillion debt ceiling. None of them wants the US to default on its debts, but neither wants to be the one to back down. Whoever blinks … Continue reading

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