Home Regions Americas

Americas

Brazilian Flag

How Will Brazil Stand Amidst the Competition Between the U.S. and China?

For a good part of the last two centuries, the U.S. wielded dominant influence on South America and its largest country, Brazil. Bilateral relations...
Russian peacekeepers in Nagorno-Karabakh

Short-sighted US Foreign Policy in the South Caucasus in a New Geopolitical Environment

The recent visit of foreign ambassadors and other diplomatic representatives to the liberated Azerbaijani town of Shusha was skipped by the US, French and...

The Rationale of US Withdrawal From Afghanistan

President Biden has announced Aug. 31 as the completion of the U.S. military mission in Afghanistan, a process that was effectively complete when the...
Electricians at Wolf Creek Power Plant complete fix on a differential

The U.S. Income Gap: How Trade School Can Be a Vehicle to the Middle...

Colleges are marketed as the gateway to opportunity, but for many families this dream just isn’t a reality. The average cost to attend a...

Sanctioning Lives: US Embargoes on Cuba

On June 23, 2021, the United Nations General Assembly voted overwhelmingly in favor of the resolution calling for an end to the US embargoes...
Earth mining picture

Rare Earth Elements: Geopolitical Implications and Challenges for US National Security

Rare Earth Elements (REEs) are 17 elements, ranging from Lanthanum to Lutetium (lanthanides), as well as Yttrium and Scandium which share physical and chemical...
President Biden Addressing Leaders Climate Summit

Leaders Summit on Climate: Key Takeaways for US-China Relations

The  Leaders Summit on Climate hosted by President Joe Biden was attended by 40 world leaders. The summit held on April 22-23, 2021 was...
President Joe Biden in Pittsburgh

Learning From Biden on How to Counter Xenophobia and Hate Crimes

American President Joe Biden last week announced some steps that are meant to protect Asian-Americans from violent attacks in the United States. He has...
People laughing

How Refugees Benefit Local Communities

Events over the last couple of decades have brought refugees into sharp focus in the public consciousness. There is a clear humanitarian imperative to...

Stay Connected

6,194FansLike
1,081FollowersFollow
9,532FollowersFollow