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Hugo Chavez: The Next Fidel Castro?

In Zachary Barker on August 19, 2011 at 6:13 am

“Hugo Chavez has had an eventful life,” writes Zachary Barker. “Having survived two coup attempts, his next struggle to may be his toughest. He has cancer.” Read the rest of this entry »

The End of “Root Causes”

In Jamie Walden on August 1, 2011 at 2:45 pm

Jamie Walden is glad to see Anders Behring Breivik held morally responsible for his actions and that the blame is not being transferred to any “root causes” of the atrocities in Norway.  Read the rest of this entry »

With Friends Like These: NATO and the Afghan Leadership

In Zachary Barker on July 29, 2011 at 10:03 am

Rooting out corruption has to be NATO’s number one priority in Afghanistan, argues Zachary BarkerRead the rest of this entry »

Israel: A Democracy or Ethnocratic State?

In Stephen Wager on July 22, 2011 at 6:38 pm

Stephen Wager believes that in order to know where you are going, you need to know where you have come from. For the diplomatic process of a peaceful Israel, he considers the rocky road of modern history in the country. Read the rest of this entry »

US and China… Friends or Foes?

In Stephen Wager on July 7, 2011 at 10:41 am

“Let the dragon sleep, for when she awakes, she will shake the world”. As we enter the second decade of the 21st century, Napoleon Bonaparte’s words appear more and more prophetic, says Stephen Wager. Read the rest of this entry »