LONDON, England - For most citizens globally, international organizations such as the World Trade Organization (WTO), the G20 and even the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have little immediate significance. Like all remote international institutions and groupings, they resonate with the everyday citizen only when their proposed solutions or rulings affect employment, the future of an industry, levels of taxation, or government’s ability to fund social services.
MIAMI, FL - For those who believe the confirmation of Justice Brett Kavanaugh is “water under the bridge” and we should all move on, get ready for the tsunami.
NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 19, 2018: Really? “Rogue killers” President Trump???????
In the wake of the demise of Kofi Annan, the former UN Secretary General, close friends, colleagues, and world leaders paid glowing tributes to this outstanding son of Africa, lionizing him as the consummate diplomat, a great statesman and a humanitarian icon who was unflappable and calm. They lauded his warm, charming and a wonderful personality, and described him as being humble, soft-spoken, and a great listener.