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Mexico, a Failed State?

In geopolitical terms, Mexico, in my opinion, now qualifies for the accolade, “A Failed State”, the parameters for which are:   loss of physical control of its territory, or of the monopoly on […]

US Foreign Policy, an Antonym for Realpolitik

Realpolitik, a definition: Realpolitik (German: real “realistic”, “practical” or “actual”; and Politik “politics”) refers to politics or diplomacy based primarily on practical considerations, rather than ideological notions or moralistic premises; There is no listed Antonym for Realpolitik, but […]