Global politics at a crossroads

This article first appeared on openDemocracy BY DAVID HELD The retreat to nationalism and militant identity politics is counter to

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Hungary from liberal to illiberal democracy

By Sedef Asli Topal Sedef Asli Topal, M.A. Graduate in International Relations – Legal and Business Aspects, University of Szeged, Hungary

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How Not to Catch Cancer: a Riposte to Harnessing Weak Institutions to Build Markets

By Roy Lee* In her blogpost “Harnessing Weak Institutions to Build Markets” Professor Yuen Yuen Ang essentially argues that rather

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Donald Trump’s passion for cruelty

U.S. President’s apparent passion for cruelty speaks to a greater American illness – (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) Henry Giroux, McMaster University Donald

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Have Spain and Catalonia Reached a Point of No Return?

Republished with permission from The Nation The bitter struggle over an independence referendum has pushed the country into a grave

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The Winner-Takes-Most Menacing Democracy, Multilateralism

Global Geopolitics Net – IDN InDepthNews By Ravi Kanth Devarakonda GENEVA (IDN) – Securing a fourth term as German Chancellor is

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In Central Europe, militarised societies are on the march

Weronika Grzebalska, Polish Academy of Sciences Russia recently held one of the largest “war games” since the Cold War, on

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Kenya’s history of political violence: colonialism, vigilantes and militias

A supporter of the opposition leader Raila Odinga faces off against riot police officers during a protest in Nairobi. – Dai

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