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War! What is it good for? Growth.

North Korea on the Brink of Peace It is difficult to know for sure what happens...

The Pope in Myanmar: a great success

Anybody who knows me, or who has read any of my pieces on the state...

Britain’s LGBT legacy in the Commonwealth

In marking London Pride I wanted to reflect on Britain’s LGBT legacy. In the space of...

A Rejection of Secularism in Indian Politics

Since 2014 and the advent of a BJP Hindu nationalist government under Prime Minister Modi,...

Has Kim Jong-un been ‘out-Trumped?’

It seems that Kim Jong-Un has been 'out-Trumped' by The Donald at last. Emerging as...

Why North Korea’s missiles are not a threat

Here we are again. North Korea has triggered international condemnation through testing its missile system....

Haven’t Heard Of Sesame Credit? You Need To.

Firstly, let me assure the reader that I will vow not to subject you to...

The United Nations: Planting the Seeds of War

The United Nations is built on the fanciful notion that a perfect world can be...

North Korea tests nuclear weapons. So what?

North Korea is testing Nuclear weapons and this week tested a launch from a submarine....

Rodrigo Duterte’s War on Drugs

Newly elected President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs has continued to escalate. One account has...

Thailand’s New Constitution Wins Approval

On the 7th of August 2016 Thailand was given its first chance to express themselves...

It is Time for the West to Face the Islamist Menace

In Normandy, on 26th July 2016, on a Tuesday afternoon, two young foot soldiers of...