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What Is The Real Course For Syria?

We have been fighting in Syria for a couple of years (were we ever invited into this conflict?) and slowly we have expanded our participation in the conflict…..to what end? 671 more words

International Situations

Micro-finance in Cambodia: Beneficial or Detrimental?

Yesterday I was able to attend a panel held by the Center for Khmer Studies about micro-financing and loans in Cambodia. The speakers were Maryann Bylander, who is a professor of Sociology at Lewis and Clark College. 369 more words

Politics

Opinion - Chokepoints and Vulnerabilities in Global Food Trade | Chatham House - John Gelmini

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Dr Alf in raising this issue opens the issue of defence versus our critical financial situation.

We have just 17 escort vessels for the whole of our overseas trade which is not enough it itself. 353 more words

Politics

Reconsidering Russia Podcast: An Interview with Vladimir Pozner

The eleventh installment of the Reconsidering Russia podcast series features celebrated journalist Vladimir Pozner.

In this wide-ranging interview, Mr. Pozner discusses his life and career. 118 more words

Former Soviet Union

The Rise and Rise of the Regime Renovators (Another Splendid Little Coup) by Greg Maybury

by Greg Maybury
Guest Writer, Dandelion Salad
Pox Amerikana, June 26, 2017
June 27, 2017

‘It has been a splendid little war, begun with the highest motives, carried on with magnificent intelligence and spirit, favored by that Fortune which loves the brave.’ …

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Tom Rogan: What China wants in Return for Pressuring North Korea

Tom Rogan writes: The road to Pyongyang runs through Beijing. Even President Trump admits that China is the key to persuading North Korea to abandon its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. 259 more words

Asia

Perspectives: Trump’s Chaos is Covering for Stealth Escalation Overseas

“While Washington is fixated on President Trump’s tweets, antics, lies and Russiagate, the administration is ramping up a stealth escalation of our military involvement across… 80 more words

Opinion