Anniversari geopolitici del 14 giugno

1777 – Il Congresso continentale Usa adotta la bandiera a stelle e strisce. La dichiarazione tradiva l’approccio dei padri fondatori (framers). Nelle intenzioni originarie, l’America non doveva essere una democrazia – la parola non appare mai negli articoli della costituzione – ma una repubblica. Non solo per il fascino irresistibile dell’Antica Roma. Il termine greco demokratía richiamava […]

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http://ift.tt/2sl8ffR News: Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians
In testy exchanges with Democrat senators, Sessions defended himself against any suggestions of wrongdoing during the 2016 campaign, but refused to discuss his conversations with President Trump.

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http://ift.tt/2sl8ffR News: Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians
In testy exchanges with Democrat senators, Sessions defended himself against any suggestions of wrongdoing during the 2016 campaign, but refused to discuss his conversations with President Trump.

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http://ift.tt/2sqeQGC News: Trump Administration Gives Industry More Time to Adopt New Nutrition Fact Label

Trump Administration Gives Industry More Time to Adopt New Nutrition Fact Label
The Nutrition Facts label on food and drink packaging has gotten a makeover, but you may not see the updates for a while. The FDA has delayed the compliance date after companies asked for more time.

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