(Večer) Drugačna Amerika

emptytankAmeriška politika le malokoga pušča ravnodušnega. Zunanjepolitični vpliv in vojaška moč edine svetovne velesile, atraktivnost njenih političnih kampanj, filmski magnetizem spopadov med republikanci in demokrati ter seveda naprednost in obseg ameriškega gospodarstva zagotavljajo neuradni prestolnici demokratičnega sveta stalno pozornost. Z razlogom. Amerika je v marsičem ogledalo sedanjosti in napoved prihodnosti sodobnega “zahodnega” modela političnega in gospodarskega upravljanja…

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Elections – the European way

European democracy can just get better. We’ve been witnessing one of the most interesting US elections ever, that after over 2 years of campaigning resulted in Barack Obama becoming President. We have first followed a deeply political and tough internal debate within both camps and then a full-scale national campaign among the Democrats and Republicans. We have seen debate after debate, ad after ad, speech after speech…Many Europeans took it very personally. And have we learned something? Continue reading “Elections – the European way”