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Zero-sum thinking is no way to compete with China’s tech progress

AEI - 2019-11-22 00:00
America doesn’t need more zero-sum thinking. That cramped mindset already infects US trade policy. Keep it away from technology. Unfortunately, dark-house Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang too often suggests a “you win, I lose” perspective. T ...

Washington can’t let concerns about China distract it from America’s need for a pro-innovation agenda

AEI - 2019-11-21 00:06
America has a relatively low-tax, light-regulation economy and a culture that admires business success and treats failure as a potential comeback story. In addition, America remains a premier destination for immigrants who want to do great things for the ...

El Estado Islámico aprovechó la ofensiva turca en Siria para reagruparse

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-20 17:30
El grupo Estado Islámico (ISIS) aprovechó la ofensiva turca en […] La entrada El Estado Islámico aprovechó la ofensiva turca en Siria para reagruparse aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

US Sanctions People, Networks Accused of Supporting Islamic State | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-20 12:59

US Warns That Turkey's Syria Offensive Giving IS 'Time and Space' | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-20 01:11

Bilirakis/Meng Introduce Bill to Remove U.S. Strategic Assets in Turkey - Hellenic News of America

Hellenicnews - 2019-11-19 22:19

SDF Chief: 'Our Trust in the United States is at Its Lowest' | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-19 16:29

Donald Trump has dragged America's global reputation to an all-time low | Simon Tisdall | Opinion | The Guardian

The Guardian - 2019-11-19 15:26

Continúan las protestas en Irán + Fotos

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-19 01:50
Debido a las protestas, las escuelas cerraron en muchas localidades, ya que los estudiantes decidieron unirse a las manifestaciones. La entrada Continúan las protestas en Irán + Fotos aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Fox White House correspondent: Pence and Pompeo "took a diplomatic baseball bat" to Erdogan "and basically bludgeoned him into a cease-fire" | Media Matters for America

Mediamatters - 2019-11-19 01:09

Is America ready for middle- and upper-income welfare checks?

AEI - 2019-11-19 00:02
The universality of a universal basic income is sets it apart from past efforts to boost incomes, as much of the new money in UBI heads for people with middle and higher incomes. That points to the ultimate irony of UBI — it would worsen inequality by sh ...

Congressman Gus Bilirakis Working Hard Towards Protecting Human Rights - Hellenic News of America

Hellenicnews - 2019-11-18 23:24

Press Freedom Under Spotlight at Magnitsky Human Rights Awards | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-18 23:24

A priest is killed as ISIS revives in Syria, and deadly protests continue in Iraq | America Magazine

Americamagazine - 2019-11-18 17:21

US Military Crosses Into Iraq From Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-18 15:06

Turkish-Backed Syrian Fighters Seek Control of Major Highway in NE Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-18 14:17

Trump demolishes machinery of diplomacy just when America needs it most | Trudy Rubin

Inquirer - 2019-11-17 12:27

Erdogan Meets Putin, Doubles Down on Anti-Kurd Offensive | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-17 06:07

Untangling America's Middle East Muddle - Analysis - Eurasia Review

Eurasiareview - 2019-11-17 06:07

Gen Z is up for grabs

AEI - 2019-11-16 00:01
The political allegiances of America’s youngest generation, Gen Z, are up for grabs these days. Younger Americans are politically disengaged, rejecting ideological extremism, and want to move beyond commonplace political platitudes. I learned this import ...

President Trump meets with Turkish leader Tayyip Erdogan at the White House | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-11-15 23:31

Rojava, Jineologî y Jinwar

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-15 22:05
Jinwar a nivel estructural es la confluencia de varios movimientos de mujeres que ya venían trabajando hace tiempo. La entrada Rojava, Jineologî y Jinwar aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

¿Por qué defender la revolución en Rojava?

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-15 22:05
Desde hace un par de semanas, el ejército turco comenzó una invasión con fuertes tintes genocidas a cargo de su presidente Recep Tayyip Erdogan. La entrada ¿Por qué defender la revolución en Rojava? aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

China Ends Ban on US Poultry Imports, Seeking Meat During Pig Disease Crisis | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-15 06:20

Trump migration agreements with Central America threaten the entire global asylum system.

Slate - 2019-11-15 00:15

Untangling America’s Middle East Muddle | Geopolitical Monitor

Geopoliticalmonitor - 2019-11-14 23:04

VOA Journalist Awarded for Courage, Integrity | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-14 21:29

Kurdish-Iranian Writer Released After Six Years - PEN America

PEN - 2019-11-14 20:14

EU Slams Turkey Over Re-Arrest of Journalist | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-14 18:07

Mujeres de Kurdistán: La revolución dentro de la revolución

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-14 18:04
Conversamos con Alessia Dro, miembro del Movimiento de Mujeres del […] La entrada Mujeres de Kurdistán: La revolución dentro de la revolución aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Trump y Erdogan no tienen nada nuevo que anunciar

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-14 18:04
En la rueda de prensa celebrada el miércoles en la […] La entrada Trump y Erdogan no tienen nada nuevo que anunciar aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

La revolución de Rojava y el empoderamiento de las mujeres

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-14 18:04
Lo que ha estado ocurriendo en Rojava es fácilmente uno […] La entrada La revolución de Rojava y el empoderamiento de las mujeres aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Huddle Up America: At Tennessee Titans Games, the Fiercest Tailgaters Are Kurds - General - News | Pro Football Hall of Fame Official Site

Profootballhof - 2019-11-14 02:13

Behind Trump-Erdogan ‘bromance,’ a White House meeting to repair US-Turkey ties

Kathimerini - 2019-11-13 23:44
America’s Kurdish allies and upended the US presence there. Months earlier, the United States... deepened following Ankara’s offensive into Syria to drive out the Kurdish militia, Washington’s main... for the Kurdish YPG militia. But a senior US administr ...

As US-Turkey meeting begins, Trump praises relation with Erdogan

Kathimerini - 2019-11-13 23:44
a Kurdish militia, Washington's main partner in the fight against Islamic State. "We've been friends... America's Kurdish allies and upended the US presence there. Earlier this year, the United States ...

Quieren aplastar Rojava

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-13 15:36
Hace un mes que Erdogan comenzó su tercera ofensiva en […] La entrada Quieren aplastar Rojava aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

En distintas ciudades del norte de Siria se movilizaron contra la invasión turca + Fotos

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-13 15:36
Miles de personas se movilizaron ayer en las ciudades de […] La entrada En distintas ciudades del norte de Siria se movilizaron contra la invasión turca + Fotos aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Consejo de Mujeres de Siria denuncia el genocidio que comete el Estado turco

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-13 15:36
El Consejo de Mujeres de Siria (CMS) repudió el atentado […] La entrada Consejo de Mujeres de Siria denuncia el genocidio que comete el Estado turco aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

How Turkey’s Erdogan Portrayed Syria Offensive as a Pan-Islam Struggle | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-13 10:51

Tuesday evening links, all energy/climate hysteria edition

AEI - 2019-11-13 03:28
1. Chart of the Day I (above) shows another important US energy milestone that resulted directly from America’s fracking revolution. This year through July the US produced nearly 100% of the energy consumed according to data from the Energy Information A ...

Partido Democrático de los Pueblos condena golpe de Estado en Bolivia

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-13 02:00
El Partido Democrático de los Pueblos (HDP), conformado por el […] La entrada Partido Democrático de los Pueblos condena golpe de Estado en Bolivia aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Europe’s tech entrepreneurs tell America: ‘Don’t be like Europe’

AEI - 2019-11-13 00:07
Have a problem with the American way of doing things? Well, there are other options, but Europe’s various flavors of capitalism have an unpleasant aftertaste, judging by their effects on growth and innovation. The post Europe’s tech entrepreneurs tell Am ...

Terroristas asesinan a sacerdote armenio en el noreste de Siria

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-12 17:56
Fuerzas terroristas que operan el noroeste de Siria asesinaron a […] La entrada Terroristas asesinan a sacerdote armenio en el noreste de Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Backer of Syria's White Helmets Found Dead in Turkey | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-12 16:43

US Troops at Syria Base Say They'll Keep Pressure on IS | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-12 03:42

Tensions High Ahead of Erdogan-Trump Meeting | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-12 03:11

Lieutenant General Sir Graeme Lamb, JFK Advisory Council member, on why America’s decision to abandon the Kurds is shameful

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-11 20:30
US has left many allies bewildered and stranded – they deserve better Lieutenant General Sir Graeme Lamb is the former Director of UK Special Forces and the ex-Deputy Commander of US-led forces in Iraq. Here, he explains why he believes America’s decision ...

Turquía reprime a los kurdos en casa mientras los ataca en Siria

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-11 14:21
La operación militar turca contra las milicias kurdas en Siria […] La entrada Turquía reprime a los kurdos en casa mientras los ataca en Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Crean un comité para documentar los crímenes de guerra de Turquía

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-11 14:21
Los juristas del norte y del este de Siria crearon […] La entrada Crean un comité para documentar los crímenes de guerra de Turquía aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

73.000 kurdos sin hogar tras un mes de ofensiva turca en Siria

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-11 14:21
Un mes después de que Turquía lanzase una ofensiva en […] La entrada 73.000 kurdos sin hogar tras un mes de ofensiva turca en Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Latin American left reaction to Bolivian 'coup'

ANF - 2019-11-11 11:09
Regional leaders and organizations in Latin america expressed their support and solidarity with Bolivian President Evo Morales. ...

The Fractured Terrorism Threat to America - Lawfare

Lawfareblog - 2019-11-11 08:09

Trump Optimistic That Deal to Pause Syrian Fighting Will Hold | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-11 03:55

'See you at the Polls': Trump and Pelosi Have it out | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-11 00:50

Life and death in Syria as US troops withdraw: 'We don't trust America anymore' - ABC News

GO - 2019-11-09 23:49

Political storm brewing between Turkey’s president and Istanbul mayor - Voice of America | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-11-09 21:35

Voice of America news: Chances Growing Captured Islamic State Fighters Will Return to Battlefield

Justice for Kurds - 2019-11-09 18:20
U.S. counterterrorism officials are increasingly worried Islamic State fighters captured as the terror group’s caliphate collapsed in Syria will find their way back to the battlefield. The concern, they say, is most acute for the approximately 2,000 forei ...

Made In America: How the U.S. Government Paid For Turkey's War in Syria | The National Interest

Nationalinterest - 2019-11-09 17:16

AHI Applauds a Banner Day for Upholding Rule of Law, Human Rights in U.S. House of Representatives - Hellenic News of America

Hellenicnews - 2019-11-09 08:27

Kurds protest Turkish and Russian forces in Syria

CBS News - 2019-11-09 07:34
The president of Turkey is set to visit Washington next week and protests are expected over Turkey's invasion into Syria and the slaughter of America's abandoned Kurdish allies. As Charlie D'Agata reports, Kurds in Syria are fighting back. ...

US Says It's Guarding Oil Fields for Syrian Kurds | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-09 07:26

https://www.fpri.org/article/2018/01/terrorists-america-still-listening-section-702-alive-well/

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-11-09 06:23

Here’s just how big a risk Elizabeth Warren and The New York Times want America to take

AEI - 2019-11-09 00:01
The New York Times editorial board is truly, madly, deeply confident that if the United States taxes rich people and corporations in a way no other advanced economy does, all will be well. Keep calm and carry on, Silicon Valley! Although conceding in a n ...

America’s economic future will be driven by openness and innovation, not drawbridge-up protectionism. Just as always.

AEI - 2019-11-09 00:01
Tariffs and trade protectionism didn’t make America great. It was during the late 19th and early 20th century that the US economy really outclassed Britain’s, growing twice as fast. It was also a time of high tariff walls. But don’t think the latter caus ...

ONU preocupada por la seguridad de civiles en el noreste de Siria

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-08 18:18
La seguridad de los civiles en el noreste de Siria sigue preocupando a la ONU, a pesar del logrado acuerdo del alto el fuego. La entrada ONU preocupada por la seguridad de civiles en el noreste de Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Erdogan Slams Washington Peace Efforts Ahead of Vice President Visit | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-08 07:05

Erdogan Accuses Moscow, Washington of Failing to Deliver on Syrian Agreement | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-08 01:02

Trump wants Syria’s oil. The Pentagon said it’s not America’s. - Vox

VOX - 2019-11-07 22:47

America first: Pull troops out of Syria - Hillsdale Collegian

Hillsdalecollegian - 2019-11-07 19:16

Armenios y sirios en Rojava: “Turquía quiere acabar con nosotros”

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-07 14:01
Con el genocidio que el imperio otomano comenzó en 1915, un millón y medio de armenios y unos 500.000 sirios fueron asesinados. La entrada Armenios y sirios en Rojava: “Turquía quiere acabar con nosotros” aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Turkey will clear Syria border area of Kurdish fighters if Russia fails to act: Erdogan | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-11-07 09:33

America’s Foreign Policy: Bombing Castles in the Sky | The American Conservative

Theamericanconservative - 2019-11-07 03:08

Jeffrey, Satterfield head to Turkey to jazz up relations on eve of Erdogan visit

Seth Frantzman - 2019-11-07 02:32
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN US officials who view Turkey as America’s natural ally are heading a State Department delegation to Ankara that will seek to work closely with Turkey on […] ...

Erdogan Threatens Deepening Russian Ties Unless US Unfreezes Jet Sale | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-07 00:20

America’s chronic productivity problem returns, at least for now

AEI - 2019-11-07 00:02
Today's Q3 report was a bit of a downer, with declining productivity numbers that serve as a return to the recent norm of disappointing productivity growth. The post America’s chronic productivity problem returns, at least for now appeared first on Ameri ...

Kurdish Forces: Turkey used prohibited weapons against 30 civilians in Northern Syria | One America News Network

OANN - 2019-11-06 22:59

Menendez Makes Case for Recalibrating U.S.-Turkey Relationship Under Erdogan - Hellenic News of America

Hellenicnews - 2019-11-06 20:07

Fuerzas apoyadas por Turquía acusadas de crímenes de guerra en el norte de Siria

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-06 13:11
Por Democracy Now! – En el norte de Siria, las […] La entrada Fuerzas apoyadas por Turquía acusadas de crímenes de guerra en el norte de Siria aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

America’s strategic interest in New START

AEI - 2019-11-06 00:02
New START is a crucial stopgap to prevent Russia from pulling ahead in the arms race. The post America’s strategic interest in New START appeared first on American Enterprise Institute - AEI. ...

In last days, al-Baghdadi Sought Safety in Shrinking Domain | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-05 22:43

Alertan sobre el aumento de ataques de ISIS luego de invasión turca a Rojava

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-05 18:52
Por Centro de Información de Rojava* / Traducción y edición: […] La entrada Alertan sobre el aumento de ataques de ISIS luego de invasión turca a Rojava aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

“Turquía trata de colapsar el norte y el este de Siria”

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-05 18:52
Por Serkan Demirel / ANF / Edición: Kurdistán América Latina […] La entrada “Turquía trata de colapsar el norte y el este de Siria” aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Administración Autónoma denuncia a Turquía por implementar cambio demográfico

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-05 18:52
Por ANF / Edición: Kurdistán América Latina – El Comité […] La entrada Administración Autónoma denuncia a Turquía por implementar cambio demográfico aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

A top senator says Trump’s Syria retreat and the Ukraine scandal may have damaged America’s credibility forever, Business Insider - Business Insider Singapore

Businessinsider - 2019-11-05 17:40

Kremlin Confident Turkey Will Soon Halt Syria Incursion | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-05 00:46

Rojava: la guerra contra la utopía

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 19:27
En estos años, Rojava se ha convertido en un proyecto más democrático y respetuoso que muchos estados europeos. La entrada Rojava: la guerra contra la utopía aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

“Turquía busca intimidar y desplazar a la población local”

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 19:27
El portavoz de las FDS expresó que debido a la invasión turca, en las ciudades de Girê Spî (Tal Abyad) y Serêkaniyê (Ras al Ain), “reina el caos”. La entrada “Turquía busca intimidar y desplazar a la población local” aparece primero en Kurdistan America ...

Las kurdas pagan por su coraje

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 19:27
“Las YPJ representan un sistema que lucha por la igualdad como principio, a nivel de nacionalidades, derechos humanos e igualdad de género”, añade Nisrin. La entrada Las kurdas pagan por su coraje aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Kurdos de Siria critican al jefe de la ONU por reunirse con Erdogan

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 19:27
Por Wladimir van Wilgenburg / Kurdistan 24 / Traducción y […] La entrada Kurdos de Siria critican al jefe de la ONU por reunirse con Erdogan aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Llamado global a defender la Revolución de Rojava + Video

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 19:27
La Comuna Internacionalista de Rojava convocó a los pueblos del mundo a movilizarse en defensa de la revolución en el norte y el este de Siria. La entrada Llamado global a defender la Revolución de Rojava + Video aparece primero en Kurdistan America Lati ...

Traición (otra más)

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-04 00:43
La reconocida escritora Rosa Montero escribió una columna en el […] La entrada Traición (otra más) aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...

Suppose you live in the most liberal US state. Now suppose you live in the state known as ‘poverty capital of America.’ But I repeat myself.

AEI - 2019-11-04 00:07
The table above shows US states ranked for two different measures of poverty: a) the official measure of poverty and b) the Census Bureau’s recently introduced (2011) Supplemental Poverty Measure (SPM), which accounts for each state’s cost-of-living, hou ...

Iranian Supreme Leader Reiterates Ban on Negotiations with US

BAS News - 2019-11-03 21:19
ERBIL — Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei said his country will not retreat from its policy that blocks any talks with the United States. “One way to block America’s political infiltration is to ban any talks with America. It means Iran will not yield ...

Kurdish Parents' Tragedy: One Child Killed, Two Disabled in Syria Shelling | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-03 08:50

Shelling Injures Kurdish Girl, Kills Her Brother in Northeast Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-03 00:18

More US energy milestones: 12 new production records were set in August for nat gas and oil

AEI - 2019-11-03 00:01
America’s status as the world’s leading energy superpower was just elevated to an even more impressive level as 12 new all-time monthly production records for crude oil and natural gas output were established during August. According to new monthly data ...

Shelling Injures Kurdish Girl, Kills Her Older Brother in NE Syria | Voice of America - English

Voanews - 2019-11-02 17:46

This is what strongman diplomacy looks like -- Meanwhile in America

Wthitv - 2019-11-01 23:06

Actually there is oil in Syria

Seth Frantzman - 2019-11-01 21:13
TASS reports that the Syrian regime is annoyed about Trump’s oil decision to stay in Syria: “America has been defeated in Syria, so US President Donald Trump’s words sound like […] ...

Los kurdos fueron clave para encontrar al jefe del Estado Islámico

Kurdistan America Latina - 2019-11-01 19:19
Cuando la cacería internacional para encontrar a Abu Bakr Al […] La entrada Los kurdos fueron clave para encontrar al jefe del Estado Islámico aparece primero en Kurdistan America Latina. ...
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