Niall McCarthy On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

From Russia With Hate: How the World Views Vladimir Putin

  Earlier this week, British Prime Minister Theresa May announced in the House of Commons that Russia was “highly likely” to have been involved in the attempted murder of a former Russian spy and More...

Niall McCarthy On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

The World’s Biggest Postwar Arms Importers

Nearly half of all U.S. arms exports over the past five years have gone to countries in the Middle East with Saudi Arabia, in particular, splurging on a host of sophisticated western weapon systems. With most stated More...

Niall McCarthy On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Where People Are Most & Least Likely to Adhere to the Law

  Many factors influence how effectively a government is able to uphold the rule of law and some of them include access to courts, lack of corruption, effective policing and institutional competence. While More...

Niall McCarthy On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Is Airbnb Really Cheaper Than a Hotel Room?

A combination of factors including budget airlines and ride-sharing have made traveling more affordable than ever. Still, when it comes to finding a place to stay, hotel rooms tend to cost a small fortune. Nowadays, More...

Niall McCarthy On Saturday, January 20th, 2018

Which Social Media Should Be Killed Off?

  At one point or another, something on social media can just drive you over the edge. Whether its a nasty message from some creep on Tinder or a questionable tweet from the president, many people have thought More...

Niall McCarthy On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Airbus Is Beating Boeing in the Race for New Orders

  Airbus outmuscled Boeing in aircraft orders last year. The European planemaker had 1,109 net orders for new airliners in 2017, beating Boeing‘s 912. It’s the fifth consecutive year Airbus has More...

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Niall McCarthy On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The Most Punctual Airlines Worldwide

  For the fourth year in succession, airBaltic has been named the world’s most punctual airline by UK-based aviation data monitor OAG. The Latvian national carrier serves over 60 destinations from its More...

Niall McCarthy On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Afghans Account for the Majority of Special Immigrant Visas

  When the United States pulled most of its forces out of Iraq and NATO reduced troop numbers in Afghanistan, key personnel in both countries who worked closely with U.S. troops felt abandoned. These workers More...

Niall McCarthy On Friday, September 30th, 2016

Eastern Europe Making a Killing With Euro 1.2 Billion Arms Flow Into the Middle East

An investigation has found that countries in Eastern Europe discreetly approved the sale of weapons worth over €1 billion to countries in the Middle East. Those countries in turn ship weapons to war-ravaged Syria More...

Niall McCarthy On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

NFL Edges Towards a Full House in London

Since 2013, the NFL has played at least two games per season across the pond in London. The 90, 000 capacity Wembley Stadium has played host to the likes of the Miami Dolphins, the Pittsburgh Steelers and More...

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