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Putin’s War in Ukraine Is Just 1 Colossal Failure

Why hasn’t Putin achieved any sort of victory in Ukraine when his military – at least on paper – looked so much more superior to Kyiv? One expert has some crucial analysis:  Six months ago, Russian forces stormed into Ukraine determined to quickly crush Ukrainian defenses and achieve a swift victory. But that hasn’t happened.…

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Yes, You Need the Liberal Arts

Reprinted from the Washington Examiner Liberal education and the liberal arts have fallen on hard times of late. And if we think there’s reason to resuscitate and revive them, and still a window in which to do so, we better not rely on the bromides of the past. The most damaging accusation against a liberal…

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These Are The Richest People In Africa

These Are The Richest People In Africa With a wealth assessed by Forbes of $14.9 billion in 2022, the Nigerian-born Aliko Dangote is the richest person in Africa. As Statista’s Martin Armstrong details, the 65-year-old made his fortune primarily in the cement and sugar industries. The billionaire is the founder of Dangote Cement, Africa’s largest cement producer. You will…

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Has Ukraine News Fatigue Set In?

Has Ukraine News Fatigue Set In? Ukraine celebrated its Independence Day yesterday, while simultaneously defending itself from the Russian invasion. While it may seem like all eyes have been on the country since Putin launched the attack on February 24, Statista’s Martin Armstrong notes that six months down the line, a tail off in global interest has…