Globe in a Nutshell is an attempt to explore the many dimensions of geopolitics which encompasses a concise presentation of facts on geography, politics, history, culture, demography and international relations with reference to spatial politics. Seldom found together in one book, the facts presented range from the level of state to international which help deciphering the present day. This publication is meant to present itself as pertinent collection of facts for students of geopolitics and for other reader whose interest lie exploring geopolitics and its diverse aspects.
It is a chilling story that begins in the 1970s, when trump made his first splash in the booming, money-drenched world of new york real estate, and ends with trump’s inauguration as president of the united states. That moment was the culmination of vladimir putin’s long mission to undermine western democracy, a mission that he and his hand-selected group of oligarchs and associates had ensnared trump in, starting more than twenty years ago with the massive bailout of a string of sensational trump hotel and casino failures in atlantic city
Malcolm gladwell, host of the podcast revisionist history and author of the #1 new york times bestseller outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers–and why they often go wrong. How did fidel castro fool the cia for a generation? Why did neville chamberlain think he could trust adolf hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rise? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to each other that isn’t true? Talking to strangers is a classically gladwellian intellectual adventure, a challenging and controversial excursion through history.