Nation-states

“ Don’t be optimistic about climate change ”

“Look,” said Jerry Brown Holyrood. “Don’t be optimistic.” The 83-year-old former governor of California refers to a book, published last year, written by Toby Ord, philosopher and senior researcher at the University of Oxford, happily titled The precipice: the existential risk and the future of humanity. We have only a …

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With bold plans for national expansion, The Headstrong Inc.

NEW YORK, May 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Headstrong Project Inc., a nationwide premier mental health treatment practice that provides free, barrier-free, confidential services to military-related individuals and their families and without stigma. mental health care, announces the completion of a broad rebranding effort, including the launch of a brand …

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# ITWebSS2021: Assessing Security Risks in Africa

Abdul-Hakeem Ajijola African countries are becoming popular targets of bad actors, with costly consequences. In October last year, a major breach that compromised Uganda’s mobile money network plunged its telecommunications and banking sectors into crisis. The hack was the result of a security breach in the payment services aggregator, Pegasus …

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Syria election holds few surprises after years of war

Campaign posters for Bashar al-Assad line the streets of Damascus, alongside those of two obscure rivals, but no one doubts that Wednesday’s elections will extend his presidency despite a 10-year war that has left Syria in ruins. Ruled by his family for five decades, Syria is now barely recognizable from …

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