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The Nature of International Relations

After reading Marc Trachtenberg’s essay on International Order, I found myself to agree with certain points he made. It was very interesting to see how he stated that often in an anarchic world states try to find balance and that balance then leads to order (pg 216). 244 more words

Mistaking Realism for Idealism

This academic year, I’ve been wondering why IR students frequently develop the mistaken belief that they are realists (in the IR theory sense). I say mistaken belief because I think that some of them are not actually realists at all, and if they understood realism as an IR theory and political tradition better they would realise this too. 911 more words

Senior US Defense Official Tells China to Intensify Arms Race with US

According to The Diplomat’s report today, the U.S. wants China to follow its rules, which it regards as “principles of the international order for the security and prosperity of all”. 770 more words

Waiting for The New World Order? Too late, it's already here.

The New World Order is here.  Most do not recognize the many ways in which our sovereignty and freedoms have been handed over to the United Nations and various other globalist organizations.   8,180 more words


Obama: ISIS is 'apocalyptic cult'

Islamic State is an “apocalyptic cult” whose mass slaughters are an “assault on all humanity”, US President Barack Obama told the UN General Assembly on Monday. 206 more words


Welcome to Nation Affairs

Our journey into the 21st Century has been marked by events such as terrorism, financial meltdown, and war. Amidst all this turmoil, traditional power structures are being challenged by the onslaught of violence taking place across the globe.  590 more words

Middle East

MAY 1ST, 2015


So this past week has been pretty interesting, trying to take care of an 11 month old with a pretty messed up finger ( 373 more words