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September 25, 2009 | Los Angeles Times

Security Council backs abolishing nuclear arms

World leaders agreed Thursday on the sweeping goal of a planet free of atomic weapons, but faced continued divisions over details of one of their thorniest challenges, Iran's nuclear program...

September 24, 2009 | NewsMax

Kiron Skinner: Obama Reneges on Long Standing Defense Pact

U.S. foreign policy expert Kiron Skinner tells Newsmax.TV that Obama’s nixing of the European missile defense shield is very disturbing...

September 23, 2009 | Guardian (UK)

The nuclear tipping point

The potential spread of nuclear weapons to states and terrorists, the spread of nuclear technology and know-how and the residual nuclear threat from the cold war have brought us to the precipice of a new and dangerous nuclear era...

September 24, 2009

Should the G-20 Reconsider the Decision to Treble IMF Resources

At their last meeting on April 2, 2009, in London, the leaders of the G-20 nations agreed "to treble the resources available to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to $750 billion."...

September 22, 2009 | Wall Street Journal

East Asia’s ‘Seat at the Table’

As this week's Group of 20 meeting in Pittsburgh approaches, East Asian politicians and citizens increasingly question their underrepresentation in the system of global governance, especially in the economic sphere...

September 7, 2009 | City A.M. (U.K.)

Six myths about the financial crisis

A comfortable, corporatist consensus is building up about how to deal with the financial crisis...

August 23, 2009 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

G-20 objectors promoting varied agendas

The G-20, an assemblage of heads of state and central bankers meeting here next month, deals with abstract billions in capital in the hopes its policies will benefit flesh-and-blood billions of people...

August 9, 2009 | Philippine Daily Inquirer

China gets to rescue capitalism

THE financial crisis has been around for over a year...

August 1, 2009 | Asia Times

China dips its toe in the Black Sea

Like the star gazers who last week watched the longest total solar eclipse of the 21st century, diplomatic observers had a field day watching the penumbra of big power politics involving the United States, Russia and China, which constitutes one of the crucial phenomena of 21st-century world politics...

August 1, 2009 | Wall Street Journal (subscription required)

Crisis Tests Relevance of Americas Group

The Organization of American States took shape after World War II as a mini United Nations for the Western Hemisphere -- and just like the U.N., it has struggled for decades to prove its effectiveness...