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Александар Велики, заборавениот лудак од историјата

Александар Велики, заборавениот лудак од историјата | World in Conflict and Transition | Scoop.it
Не можам да разберам зошто и Македонија и Грција од еден душевно растроен масовен убиец сакаат да направат свој амблем и родоначалник.
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English text: http://www.globalpolitician.com/print.asp?id=7031

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The Retrieval of Hope (Road to Hope, Conclusion)

The Retrieval of Hope (Road to Hope, Conclusion) | World in Conflict and Transition | Scoop.it
Time. Whether it is a physical field akin to gravity, electromagnetism, and dark energy, or simply a quirk of perception, is one of the greatest debates of our age. Studying time is very much like trying to grab air with our hands; there's SOMETHING there, but without the proper tools, we can not hold onto it long enough to really study it.
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Investment Politics - A Critique of Piketty's "Capital in the Twenty-first Century"

Investment politics. News.
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In his programmatic and data-laden tome, "Capital in the Twenty-first Century" (2014), Thomas Piketty makes several assertions, two of which merit a closer look: (1) That r (the return on capital) is, in the long-run always greater than g (the growth of the real economy), thus enriching the rich; and (2) that inherited wealth tends to create a "patrimonial" form of capitalism, akin to the aristocracy in the French and British ancient regimes.

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The strange altruists in our midst | The Herald

The strange altruists in our midst | The Herald | World in Conflict and Transition | Scoop.it
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Always self-appointed, they answer to no constituency. Though unelected and ignorant of local realities, they confront the democratically chosen and those who voted them into office. A few of them are enmeshed in crime and corruption. They are the non-governmental organizations, or NGOs.

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The Betrayal of History | New York Daily Sun - The Trusted New York Daily Broadsheet

The Betrayal of History | New York Daily Sun - The Trusted New York Daily Broadsheet | World in Conflict and Transition | Scoop.it
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On Politics and Philosophy in “Dreamworld and Catastrophe” by: Susan Buck-Morss

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