The Pandemic Proves Only Technocrats Can Save Us

Meanwhile, scientists at the National Institutes of Health and National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) were mapping viral proteins, Operation Warp Speed was disbursing funds to biotech companies to ramp up vaccine development, and a wide global public-private coalition was launching COVAX to ensure vaccine distribution to poorer […]

Italy Repositions Ties With China Amid Failed BRI Deal, Seeks Return To Western Alliances

Days after Rome backed out from Beijing’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Italy has repositioned its ties with China as old Western alliances are back on the G7 table. Reports state that since current Prime Minister Mario Draghi took office this year in February, Italy’s official stand on the […]