Tag Archives: Global

Cool heads and hot heads, ideology and reality

Cool heads and hot heads, ideology and reality by Charles Hecker. Is that the sound of the world starting to exhale? Populism stopped short of the prime minister’s podium in the Netherlands. Marine Le Pen did not take up residence in France’s Élysée Palace.  When it comes to what now seem like quaint notions of…
Read more

Fragmented terror threat

Terrorism: A fragmented threat, by Bill Udell and Jonathan Wood. Companies face a more fragmented, less predictable global terrorism threat in 2017. Alongside persistent threats from left-wing, right-wing and ethno-national militant groups, the Islamist extremist threat continues to evolve. The eventual collapse of Islamic State (IS) territory in Iraq and Syria will force a global exodus…
Read more