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As World Grapples With Terror Attacks, Activists Call for More Action on Illicit Arms Trade

By Kindred Motes

Recent extremist acts of violence in Beirut, Lebanon, Paris, France, and Bamako, Mali have rocked the global community, reigniting public discourses around terrorism and the role governments should play in both preventing and responding to it. 507 more words

Arms Trade Treaty

A good read on India-Pakistan

I’m working on a piece for pay, and not feeling all that well to boot, so in the absence of any more blogging from me today I would encourage you to check out… 319 more words


What is Constructivism in International Politics!?

OK, try and stick with this one, you political junkies, it will help you understand state actions better.

If you were to ask me, I would say that most people look at international conflict, and say stuff like: 1,841 more words


Guest Contributor: Chris Barber - Perspectives on experiences in the Balkans

We are pleased to share an article written by one of our very own CCSDD research assistants, Chris Barber, a second year MAIA student at Johns Hopkins University SAIS who is currently writing his thesis on the role of the constitutional court in Albania’s transition to democracy. 13 more words


The Great (Arms) Debate: And I don't mean my biceps

An open letter to those arguing that banning and/or severely limiting arms rights is wrong because, “guns do not kill people”.

While, yes, you can make an argument that infringing on this right is… 745 more words

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House and Senate Votes on the Iran Agreement

This past week the House and Senate considered the nuclear deal President Obama negotiated with Iran. The deal was essentially done when the U.N. Security Council voted unanimously to lift the sanctions placed on Iran… 328 more words

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When is the AP going to explain its bogus Parchin story?

Remember how a few weeks ago, the AP’s George Jahn reported that he’d seen a draft of the agreement between Iran and the International Atomic Energy Agency governing site inspections at Iran’s Parchin military base? 840 more words