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Threats from Islamic extremists

Mar 9, 2015

Threats from Islamic extremists

by Hugh Cortazzi

The fight against the Islamic State group will not be won solely by kicking Islamic State out of Irag or Syria or Libya. It will be won only if Muslims the world over not only denounce extremism but also propagate tolerance and equality.

The guiding principles of economic prosperity

Mar 8, 2015

The guiding principles of economic prosperity

by Jurgen Jeske

It would be a mistake to assume that Germany's economic performance vindicates its policymaking today, for its current economic dominance has been built on a policy framework that stands in direct opposition to that championed by the father of its post-World War II "economic ...