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Can the Global Corporate Tax Clip Corporate Power?

What is the Proposed Global Corporate Tax?In early October, The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), consisting of 136 countries representing more than 90%...

Biden’s Biggest Challenge Stems from Inheriting Trump’s Legacy: More Countries Wanting Nukes

Former President Donald Trump had placed the United States on the runway to take off on another nuclear arms race. Trump threw out two treaties...

Authoritarian Leaders Rejected the Danger of a COVID-19 Pandemic Because It Challenged Their Image

Written by Nick Licata        They responded in two ways, first ignoring it and then blaming others. A Brazilian government official (r) posing for a...

Does the Scandinavian Model support Bernie’s Socialist Message?

Written by Nick Licata    Credit: WORLD BOOK map And does it matter if it is not socialist, but would benefit the average American? Washington Post Columnist Fareed...

The Russian Job – Book Review

Douglas Smith is a Seattle-based independent Russian scholar. His 2018 book, The Russian Job – The forgotten story of how America saved the Soviet Union...

Profiles in Courage – U.K. Conservatives Have It, U.S. Republicans Don’t

Written by: Nick Licata   As a Senator, John F. Kennedy authored Pulitzer Prize-winning Profiles in Courage in 1957 to highlight the integrity by eight United States Senators...

Trump is not a Tyrant – he just admires them

Written by: Nick Licata   President Trump is not a tyrant, but he doesn’t shy away from admiring them. And, that should give one pause in...

Why Trump Ignores Russian Interference

Originally Published February 20, 2018, in Urban Politics - US by Nick Licata, author of Becoming a Citizen Activist Columnist Thomas Friedman, who is not associated with...

WTO – The Battle in Seattle

By Nick Licata, former Seattle City Councilmember, who invited demonstrators to Seattle and marched with them; and, author of Becoming A Citizen Activist –...

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