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Where Did the GOP's Foreign Policy Wise Men Go?
Slate Magazine

Where Did the GOP's Foreign Policy Wise Men Go?

Dick Cheney's blunt, Hobbesian worldview and language is indistinguishable from his posture of the past 13 years. Photo by Win McNamee/ With the world in chaos and voters losing faith in President Obama's leadership, the Republican Party has ... Slate Magazine, 3 weeks ago

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Deseret Morning News, 4 months ago
The Express Tribune, 6 months ago
The Nation Nigeria

Road to Hobbesian society

Thomas Hobbes, an English philosopher, observed that a state without an organised government invites anarchy and a state of nature, where life is brutish, nasty, solitary, ugly, poor and short. According to him, anarchy tends to thrive where there ...
 The Nation Nigeria1 month ago
New Yorker

Taking a News-Out

Credit Illustration by Tom Bachtell. In the Green Mountains of southern Vermont, where I spent last week enjoying the fresh air, the world seemed like a quiet and peaceful place. I enjoyed some time with my family, swam in crystal-clear lakes, ...
 New Yorker1 day ago

Juncture Online Understanding and undermining the 'Leviathan logic' of liberalism

William Davies reviews Jeremy Gilbert's book Common Ground , finding in it a 'generous, fluid, creative' critique of liberalism and its neoliberal offspring but one lacking in crucial technical details of how the relational revolution might proceed.
 ippr2 days ago
The Week

An army with a state

What is wrong with Pakistan? The question continues to be debated ad nauseam in books, journals, newspapers, television studios, war rooms, classrooms and diplomatic corridors. Yet, an answer looks elusive. The Warrior State by T.V. Paul, professor ...
 The Week3 days ago
This Day Online

Nigeria: Talking About the Spirit of Lagos

Not too long ago, the Lagos State governor, Mr Babatunde Fashola launched "The Spirit of Lagos" Many of us began to wonder if indeed the mega city had a spirit. If it had or has, what kind of spirit drives the city? Is it a benevolent or malevolent ...
 AllAfrica.com3 days ago Talking About The Spirit of Lagos  This Day Online6 days ago

Indian media: Brics bank 'a step in right direction'

Media in India feel "the equal sharing agreement" at the new Brics development bank is a step in the right direction. The Brics group, comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, on Tuesday announced the creation of a new $100bn ...
 BBC1 week ago

Is ranking failed or fragile states a futile business?

The Fragile State Index 2014, Fund for Peace. For a full interactive image, see Fragility, it would seem, is a fragile concept. That goes in spades when discussing fragile states. The just-released Failed ...
 Washington Post1 week ago Monkey Cage: Is ranking failed or fragile states a futile business?  Washington Post1 week ago
Nigeria Punch

Birthday sympathies for Wole Soyinka

Tolu Ogunlesi | credits: File copy Im getting a little bit bored with this Sisyphean struggle. Im not exhausted; I can drop down dead tomorrow, that's irrelevant, I want be around to witness the event. At the moment I do not feel Im devoid of ...
 Nigeria Punch1 week ago

Freedom to gather and ventilate is a good exhaust pipe

The constitutional freedoms of speech and assembly were called into question when the government appeared set to proscribe a public Cord rally. Once again, the opposition's intellectuals rigidly opposed total liberty to any official ban. Yet all ...
 Daily Nation1 week ago
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