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When shaking hands means much more

Ruminating on memorable events this year the handshake between the President of the USA and the President of Cuba comes to mind and shows that 2013 is a very different world to the Black Saturday of 27th October 1962 and the Cuban Missile Crisis. This historic moment at the already momentous occasion of Nelson Mandela’s […]

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Collaborative spirit in the wake of Sandy

It’s fair to say that the USA has had an astonishing week. On the day of the 2012 Presidential Elections, the political storm we were all expecting to focus on has largely been overshadowed by the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy. The ‘superstorm’ has rightly dominated news coverage, leaving a death toll of over 100 […]

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