Category Archives: imperialism

Jan 25 2012

The Lessons of Northern Ireland for Contemporary Counterterrorism and Conflict Resolution Policy

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IDEAS has compiled a video of short interviews with attendees of our conference held during May 2011 on: The Lessons of Northern Ireland for Contemporary Counterterrorism and Conflict Resolution Policy. Speakers include:  Professor Richard English; Professor Adrian Guelke; Dr. Martin … Continue reading

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Oct 21 2011

Lessons for Afghanistan from Vietnam: We had the experience but missed the meaning

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By Aurelie Basha. Withdrawal is in the air.  As the phase-out begins in Afghanistan, op-eds and journal articles abound about the potential lessons learnt. Not so long ago, in the 1970s, as the Nixon administration moved on its own promise … Continue reading

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Nov 23 2010

Lifted Lines and Lacks Vision: Cameron’s Guildhall Speech on Britain’s Global Role

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By Inderjeet Parmar It is said by many informed commentators that David Cameron’s recent speech on Britain’s global role was partly lifted from one delivered by former PM Gordon Brown and also lacked “vision”. USBlog contends that is an impoverished … Continue reading

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