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Present Day - New Year's Day, 2017

Not this year. Not today. I just don’t have it in me. I can not remember the last time this was the case. Years. Probably decades. 625 more words

Bipolar

An Image to Attest: Omran Daqneesh

BY: SAMAN SALAHUDDIN
Staff Writer

Omran Daqneesh sat silently, with his feet barely dangling of the ambulance chair, amidst the rubble that was left by a recent airstrike that hit his city of Aleppo. 837 more words

Sword And Shield

The Disturbing Signs of Global Conflict Continue To Gather Pace

Source: Stratgic-Culture.org, by Graham Vanbergen

The signs are ominous, the rhetoric constant. Whichever way you look at it, the world is slowly descending into an ever greater spiral of conflict.  513 more words

World At WAR

Are Sanctions Making Russia Stronger?

The US and many European countries have placed sanctions on Russia in response to Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. However, the current sanctions on Russia may actually be increasing group solidarity, the cohesiveness of the Russian population. 450 more words

Foreign Policy

Are Sanctions Making Russia Stronger?

The US and many European countries have placed sanctions on Russia in response to Russia’s aggression in Ukraine. However, the current sanctions on Russia may actually be increasing group solidarity, the cohesiveness of the Russian population. 450 more words

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"The other legacy of Robert McNamara"

On the occasion of former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara’s 100th birth anniversary last month, I wrote an essay on McNamara and the rise of economics as a conceptual tool for war-planning. 199 more words

Nuclear Proliferation

The changing dynamics of global conflicts and Kashmiri youth

There is much debate on Kashmir, post the killing of the Kashmiri Youth Burhan Wani by the security forces. As each one in India takes stated positions and remains locked there we forget that the worldwide dynamics is different and extends beyond just the regular bhakt and liberal kind of spats that Indians indulge in on twitter and Fb. 597 more words

Politics