A few weeks ago, the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel took the remarkable step of publishing a photograph of herself and Donald Trump at the June meeting of the G7 in Montreal. The image, in my view will go down as a singular icon in this very delicate moment in the modern history of the west.
As a result of speaking to hundreds of IESE alumni and their guests about geopolitics over the last few months I am more than ever convinced of the need to connect the world’s of international politics and business so that business leaders can not only do their fiduciary duty but also make a positive impact on the world.
The return of democratic government to Portugal in 1976 opened the way for membership in the European Union and a complete restructuring of the governance and water management system and waste water management saving the Tagus Estuary.
Unless there is a change in direction in the U.S. and on the U.K.’s planned exit from the Europe Union, Europe may need to accelerate its plans for building its own defense capabilities independently of NATO despite the current lack of a social consensus
In Enlightenment Now, Steven Pinker makes the case that humanity has made great progress based on the ideals of the enlightenment and in a couple of pages toward the end of the book shows how Donald Trump attacks those ideals in his policies, actions, and tweets.