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The United States Fiscal Cliff

After facing the wrath of the hurricane Sandy, the US is bracing up for another one; though this pertains to the economy, not the weather. Its being termed as the Fiscal Cliff. The US economy is slated to hit the fiscal cliff on January 1, 2013, f… Continue reading

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What is Occupy Wall Street?

Objective Objective of this blog post is to understand in simple terms the Occupy Wall Street protests taking place in the United States. Background The genesis of this protest lies in the 2008 meltdown following the mortgage crisis and failure of… Continue reading

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The US moving in circles in Afghanistan

Just read this GLOBE EDITORIAL – TAKING ON THE TALIBAN (posted by @muladhara on Twitter) about the possible US strategy towards Pakistan for peace in Afghanistan. The editorial starts with a promising bang (the title), then meanders aimlessly with… Continue reading

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Obama’s Financial Reform Plan

Objective of this blog post is to explain in simplest possible terms Obama???s proposed financial reforms plan and its impact on the US and the rest of the world. Need for financial reform arose from the 2008 meltdown triggered by the failure of lar… Continue reading

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