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Iraq: "It's No Big Deal"

My loyal readers know that I have a passion for the study of war and its consequences……most Americans do not seem to care for it does not effect them but that could change any day now.  650 more words

International Situations

US troops start training Ukraine forces


US paratroopers have started training Ukraine government forces to battle pro-Russian forces in the east.

About 300 US troops arrived in Yavoriv, western Ukraine, last week to train the Ukrainian National Guard, the US Army said in a statement on Thursday. 334 more words


Spheres of Interest - Sovereignty and Human Rights in Eastern and North-Eastern Europe (Workshop)

Dear Friends, Colleagues and Partners,

We are happy to announce and invite you to our International Workshop “Spheres of Interest – Recent Challenges to Sovereignty and Human Rights in Eastern and North Eastern Europe” that will take place on May 28th – 29th in cooperation with the Willy Brandt School of Public Policy in Erfurt, Germany. 272 more words

Eastern Europe

A Marginal Geopolitical site: The Inuit Female Body

Author: Hannah Dickinson

“Women have been a footnote in [a] male defined system. And if women are the footnote, then Aboriginal women are the footnote to the footnote.” … 910 more words


Chinese president to launch economic corridor link in Pakistan | Reuters

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Pakistan on Monday to launch $46 billion in projects linking the allies, a figure that would far exceed U.S. spending in Pakistan and underscores China’s economic ambitions in Asia and beyond. 253 more words

China Alert

'N's Nomads: Maryam Khan

Over the last year I’ve been eyeing my college friend, Maryam Khan’s Facebook newsfeed green with envy (and very excited that I now had a new place to visit someone I knew). 1,243 more words