think tanks

Prepare for a government of strangers: people we don't know and haven't met.
Nicolas Berggruen was once known as the "homeless billionaire," a globe trotter who traveled to many cities around the world
For a group that doesn't get along well with many Republicans, it seems to be getting along pretty nicely with Donald Trump.
Can their advice change him? Should they even try?
8. Transnational organized crime networks. Now is the defining moment to begin dismantling offshore structures and deliver
Fundació Catalunya Europa, CIDOB and ECODES earned 4 stars each. "None of the political party foundations disclosed donations
This propaganda and the money that propelled it has polluted our entire political system. Look into almost any organization (or political party) promoting "limited government" and complaining about "burdensome government regulation" and you will find oil money.
At least nine major British think tanks will disclose who funds their research and advocacy over the coming month, marking a systemic shift towards greater financial transparency across the entire UK policy research scene.
Australian think tanks are among the least financially transparent in the world, according to data compiled by Transparify.
In this interview, Don Abelson shares his views about think tanks, research integrity, advocacy and lobbying.
The specter of foreign powers and their lobbyists distorting America's democratic system may worry ordinary Americans, but it seems that few inside the Beltway share their concerns.
As American pundits are discussing the Clinton Cash affair and worrying about possible undue foreign influence on U.S. foreign
Will the Boston Global Forum become, like so many, a smooth propaganda machine? Or will it be a place where the outlandish can live with the orthodox?
The voices in the immigration debate are many. Politicians, activists, NGOs, and academics play a key role in shaping this discussion through various mediums, such as books, articles, reports, media campaigns and direct action.
we need to create space and time for this type of reflection if we want truly long-term, creative solutions that actually respond to the challenges before us in a meaningful way.
Many Democrats examining what happened in the 2014 midterms are asking, "What did the voters want?" But the right question is why only 36.4 percent of potential voters bothered to register and vote? Obviously Democrats did not give those voters a good enough reason to take the trouble. Is the Democratic Party relevant anymore?
There is a fundamental difference between the privacy of banking accounts and hiding beneficial ownership in order to commit crimes. The benefits of tracking organized crime, terrorism financing and tax evasion far outweigh the risks to privacy and secrecy of accounts, which is already adequately protected by rule of law nations.
Foreign policy pundits have had a rough time recently in Washington, D.C.