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India's Education Deficit

Prime Minister Modi recently encouraged students to believe that India will lead the 21st century because the century's driving force knowledge is with India. That may prove true at some point in the distant future, but right now, it is the lack ... Yale Global Online, 1 day ago
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Weekend Roundup: The 'Apology' That Matters Is to Never Again Use Nuclear Weapons

This week, Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, incinerated and vaporized by American nuclear bombs 71 years ago. For the U.S., as with Japan's own wartime atrocities that still deeply rankle the emotions of its ...
 Huffington Post3 days ago

Railway Revival Rekindles Memories of Khmer Rouge Evacuation

PHNOM PENH — On the morning of January 7, 1979, then Foreign Minister Ieng Sary was riding the train. As he rolled out of Phnom Penh, heading northwest, Vietnamese troops were entering the capital as Khmer Rouge forces were routed. As ...
 Voice of America1 week ago
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Weekend Roundup: Pope Francis Gets It Right

In a wide-ranging interview conducted by Guillaume Goubert and The WorldPost 's "Following Francis" columnist, Sébastien Maillard , the pope demonstrates once again his wise and mature grasp of the issues. In the interview, he acknowledges the ...
 Huffington Post1 week ago

The Ghost of Kyoto Still Lurks

the UN headquarters on New York's East River was agog with excitement. For the first time in history representatives of more than 170 nations in colourful costumes were present to sign on to the climate agreement reached in Paris at the end of last ...
 Yale Global Online1 week ago

Weekend Roundup: Where the UN Can Succeed Instead of Fail

The Paris climate accord , signed by 175 countries in April, was a high point of success for the United Nations. And the U.N. has also managed to focus governments around the world on sustainable development goals. Yet, on the security side of the ...
 Huffington Post2 weeks ago

A Recipe for Disaster

Growing anger about economic disparities has skyrocketed Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders popularity in US elections. Similarly, in France the anger has produced nationwide nocturnal Occupy-type protests — Nuit Debout. The common villain in both ...
 Yale Global Online3 weeks ago

Weekend Roundup: From Beijing to Moscow, a Digital Curtain Descends

In March 1946, Winston Churchill famously declared that an "iron curtain" had descended across the European continent, casting a decades-long chill between East and West known as the Cold War. A new chill is in the air once again as China and Russia ...
 Huffington Post3 weeks ago
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A Recipe For Disaster

Nayan Chanda Nayan Chanda is the author of Bound Together: How Traders, Preachers, Adventurers and Warriors Shaped Globalization and is Consulting Editor of YaleGlobal Online, published by the MacMillan Center, Yale University. More From The ...
 Businessworld India4 weeks ago Down, But Certainly Not Out  Yale Global Online1 month ago Down But Certainly Not Out  Businessworld India2 months ago
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Weekend Roundup: Chernobyl Remains a Warning Against a New Nuclear Arms Race

This week marks the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear catastrophe. More than an accident, it was the beginning of the meltdown of the Soviet Union and defrosting of the Cold War. Mikhail Gorbachev has written that Chernobyl "was an historic ...
 Huffington Post1 month ago Weekend Roundup: Preventing 'Madmen' From Getting Their Hands on Nuclear Material  Huffington Post1 month ago Kathleen Miles: Preventing 'Madmen' From Getting Their Hands on Nuclear Material: Weekend Roundup52  Huffington Post1 month ago Preventing 'Madmen' From Getting Their Hands on Nuclear Material: Weekend Roundup  Huffington Post1 month ago
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