October 30, 2019

Brexit Vote Protest, London, 19 October, 2019 

If, as Harold Wilson quipped, a week in politics is a long time, then three months would constitute an eternity. This summer, after Theresa May’s long-anticipated resignation, Boris Johnson, the leader of the official Leave...

October 24, 2019

“The best long-term solution to ending corruption in Lebanon is an overhaul of the political system”

In the past week, the people of Lebanon have engaged in mass protests against chronic corruption. The protests started on October 17, spurred by a tax on WhatsApp, the c...

October 21, 2019

President Trump shakes hands with Kim Jong-un, June 12th 2018

The urgency of the nuclear threat posed by North Korea has once again become apparent. In the face of proposed denuclearization talks, North Korea has carried out eight rounds of missile launches since July....

 Two million people (⅓ of Hong Kong’s population), marched on June 16th against the extradition bill. Source: Wikimedia Commons

Update: In a major development, Hong Kong Chief Executive will withdraw the extradition bill that ignited the current unrest in the region. Th...

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