Lisa M. Ruth started her career at the CIA, where she won several distinguished awards for her service and analysis. After leaving the government, she joined a private intelligence firm in South Florida as President, where she oversaw all research ...Read More
he 2014 elections are a great time for Americans to draw a line in the sand to proclaim their own emancipation – from the slavery of Big Government.
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An inside look into India – the land of a billion people and a billion stories.
A Focus on Freedom by Dennis Jamison
In securing life, liberty, and in pursuing happiness, the quest for freedom contains countless stories that must be told. Honest information and truth are still the most essential weapons against illusion, ignorance and fear which are key elements of tyranny.
An Indian Journal - Seeking Balance in India by Sonal Jaitly
An Indian Journal is your window to the world’s largest democracy with a diverse culture, growing economy and deep contradictions that remain unparalleled.
A World in our Backyard by Laura Sesana
The world impacts us. What happens in our towns, cities, states, country and on this planet makes a difference to us.
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Chid Speaks at Communities by Chidike Okeem
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Uncensored exploration of issues concerning current events, civil liberties, American political advocacy, and the political and social issues facing military veterans.
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We hear about the politics, now lets visit with the people of the square
History on Purpose by Dennis Jamison
History doesn't have to be grim; there is a lot to be learned from the pages of time.
Intelligence and World Affairs by Lisa M. Ruth
Analysis of world affairs, the intelligence community and US foreign policy.
John Glaser: Entangling Alliances by John Glaser
John Glaser turns his pen toward foreign policy and international relations around the world
Looking for Luke by Luke Montgomery
Looking for answers to social discontent as the clock of civilization winds down.
Scatterings of Africa by Sisi Lwandle
In a continent where dictators are releasing fashion clothing lines, fuel more expensive than the actual vehicle and the press strategically silenced, I honestly have no idea where to start.
Simply the World by Andrew Scarpitta
A millennial writing about the Foreign Policy and National Defense issues, as seen through the eyes of a New Yorker shaped and molded in the 9/11 era.
Tales of the Dragon by Tang Long
A guide into the Chinese world.
The American Muslim by Rahat Husain
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An exploration of the Caribbean beyond sun, sea and sand.
The Way Forward by Frank Kaufmann
Reading the news for solutions and practical insight for progress, enduring peace, and shared prosperity.
What in the World by Bob Taylor
In a world that is increasingly complex, we need to seek greater awareness of the blending of cultures and America's changing role in a global community.
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Columns from Voices around the World talking about the events, people, politics and social issues that concern us wherever, and whoever, we are.
Lisa M. Ruth started her career at the CIA, where she won several distinguished awards for her service and analysis. After leaving the government, she joined a private intelligence firm in South Florida as President, where she oversaw all research, analysis and reporting.
Lisa joined CDN as a journalist in 2009 and writes extensively on intelligence, world affairs, and breaking news. She also provides investigative reporting and news analysis. Lisa continues to write both for her own columns and as a guest writer on a wide variety of subjects, and is now Executive Editor for CDN and edits the Global, Family and Health sections. She is also a regular contributor to Newsmax and other publications.