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Soft power in the new millennium for space faring countries

May 28th, 2010

Soft power is the ability to obtain what one wants through co-option and attraction. It is in contradistinction to ‘hard power‘, which is the use of coercion and payment. The expression and related theory was coined by Joseph Nye of Harvard University in a 1990 book, Bound to Lead: The Changing Nature of American Power. [...]

Tags: charm offensive, Hillary Clinton, India, Obama, People's Republic of China, Politics, smart power
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Aerospace, oil, nuclear: Putin and Chavez

April 3rd, 2010

The game is becoming global.
Everything seems to go east.
Are we forgetting South America?
From BBC news:
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has sealed oil exploration rights in Venezuela’s Orinoco river belt during a visit to President Hugo Chavez in Caracas.The leaders also agreed deals which commit Russia to helping Venezuela build a nuclear power [...]

Tags: Nuclear power, Orinoco, Politics, Russian Federation, Venezuela, Vladimir Putin
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