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Feb 10

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Israel & Iran’s Quest for Nuclear Weapons

In a press conference earlier this week the Israeli Vice Premier Moshe Ya’alon stated his opinion regarding Iran obtaining nuclear weapons. He stated that “the plan is to stop it, be it through regime change in Iran or through, with no other choice, the use of force in order to remove Iran’s ability to develop […]

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Feb 10

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Meet our Intern!

Meet Alissa Aronovici, our newest intern. We are so excited to have Alissa join us! Alissa earned her bachelors degree in International Relations from the College of William and Mary in 2006. She is currently a graduate student at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is pursuing a master’s degree in Islamic and Middle Eastern ...

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Oct 09

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Pakistan’s Educational System: Dysfunction & Extremism

According to the World Bank, nearly half of the adult population of Pakistan can’t read, and primary enrollment remains the lowest in South Asia. Extremist groups are recruiting impoverished Pakistani children by offering free education, thereby indoctrinating the next generation, by exploiting the lack of educational ...

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Jul 09

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Welcome to our first blog of the Richmond World Affairs Council!

This is so exciting – The Richmond World Affairs Council has finally embarked upon the Social Media networking journey that has hit the world of marketing, publishing, and news. Please join in on the discussions, commentary, and don’t hesitate to speak up!

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