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Launching a Global Security Think Tank: The Institute for 21st Century Questions

By Misha Munim, J.D./M.A. Candidate at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law and Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. 

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Regional conflicts affect global stability

Modern international conflicts are based in ethnic and historical feuds, yet have serious ramifications for the future of global security, according to a foreign conflict and peace expert. 384 more words

Journalism

Key's 'Free Thinkers' on Security Risk reveals his Distrust in Academics.

This morning a “group of free thinkers” were announced that will be advising the PM on security threats to New Zealand. The group will be reporting to the ODESC group within the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet. 319 more words

New Zealand Politics

Ebola — a threat to global health security.

In March 2014, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported an outbreak of Ebola virus disease in the West African country of Guinea. Additional cases have since been reported in the countries of Liberia and Sierra Leone, as well as Nigeria and Senegal. 1,187 more words

Conference

World Ebola Day

Last Saturday, October 4, was the last day of the Hajj, the great pilgrimage to Mecca that is the duty of every pious Muslim to make at least once in his or her lifetime, if at all possible. 142 more words

Global Security

Global (Dis)Integration

Last month’s launch of Alibaba on the New York Stock Exchange was feted at a lavish party at New York’s Cipriani restaurant, where CEO Jack Ma told newly enriched investment bankers he was “the luckiest person in this world.” … 614 more words

Features

America's Global Security State

W.J. Astore

“Global reach, global power”: that was one motto of the U.S. Air Force when I was on active duty.  “A global force for good”: that’s the new motto in advertisements for the U.S. 948 more words

War