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REALISM TAINTED WITH WISHFUL THINKING: In this op-ed Dennis Sammut cautiously welcomes the new EU neighbourhood strategy, but warns about wishful thinking and unanswered questions.
On Wednesday, 18 November, the European Union unveiled its new strategy towards its neighbourhood in a joint communication from the European Commission and the High Representative for Foreign and Security policy… 1,102 more words
Updated for 2015: How bullying destroyed my teenage years and affected my whole life: why Anti-Bullying Week matters
I first wrote this five years ago, and I share it every year during Anti-Bullying Week. I could write something else, but it took some emotional energy to write the first time and I’m not really up for putting myself through it again. 1,302 more words
I just finished watching Spielberg’s Bridge of Spies, a great spy thriller based on the account of James Donovan, a New York lawyer who represented a Soviet spy in court in 1957, and then who subsequently was the main negotiator, five years later, coordinating an exchange of that Soviet spy for an American pilot shot down over the Soviet Union. 413 more words