fter many months out of the political spotlight, Barack Obama has recently made a series of high-profile speeches. His first was a eulogy delivered at John McCain’s funeralin Washington D.C. The former president had been handpicked by Senator McCain to speak at the funeral—along with the 42nd president, George W. Bush—and used it as an opportunity to speak out against the rancor of the current political environment.
Though Donald Trump was never mentioned by name, his presence was certainly felt. John McCain, said Obama, “did understand that some principles transcend politics. Some values transcend party. He considered it part of his duty to uphold those principles and uphold those values.”
National Cathedral Hosts Memorial Service For Sen. John McCain (R-AZ)
BARACK OBAMA DELIVERS A EULOGY AT JOHN MCCAIN’S FUNERAL IN THE NATIONAL CATHEDRAL.
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Obama’s words were much more pointed a week later, when he delivered a far … Read More
After hours of tense negotiation, world leaders of the G20 have signed off on a summit-ending agreement reaffirming a commitment to multilateral trade and a “rules-based international order” – but the real winner may yet be Donald Trump.
There is no doubt of the impact the US president has on the world stage, with the final communique from the two-day meeting in Buenos Aires having to tip-toe around American demands. The message involved a pledge to reform the World Trade Organisation (WTO), with Mr Trump having built his campaign for the presidency on the idea that America was being treated unfairly on trade issues.
The statement – which involved negotiations that lasted through the night – did not mention the word “protectionism” after negotiators said that had met resistance from the United States. The EU, and its individual members, had been looking to put pressure on Mr Trump over the … Read More
Modern ethics is in the beginning, the science that allows to contemplate human relationships, as well as to guage the conduct of people when it comes to usually accepted norms. Some administration guru stressed that ethical firms have a bonus over their opponents. It is deemed as a means of giving again to the society and the customers will definitely see that they’re perceived as useful people by the company. When you respect values in life, you’ll undoubtedly understand that moral business will certainly give you the leverage of peace of mind in doing your online business.
Once upon a time, a dance teacher opened her own studio down the street from her former employer’s faculty, taking advantage of her former instructing position to begin her personal studio. One’s ethical values and central, value-associated attitudes clearly influence his or her business behavior. It’s difficult to attract traders to an organization … Read More