Archive for March 26th, 2014

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Germany and Russia: A Parallel

March 26, 2014

Authoritarian governments in Germany and Russia during the twentieth century committed atrocities against their own people and those of surrounding countries, which were annexed.  After surrendering unconditionally in 1945, Germany lost its conquered lands and had its own territory divided and overseen initially by the allies that had won the European theater of WW2.  Greater […] More

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Aussie and New Zealand Dollars Strengthen

March 26, 2014

The U.S. currency has declined 0.8% against the Australian dollar, which hit a 4-month high of USD 0.9237, 0.5% versus the kiwi, and 0.2% relative to the loonie.  The greenback is also unchanged against the yen and sterling, up 0.4% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc, 0.2% higher against the euro and up 0.1% versus the yuan. […] More