Category Archives: The West

Feb 13 2012

Video Debate: Is the United States in Decline?

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On February 2nd 2012, Professor Michael Cox and Dr. Nicholas Kitchen of LSE IDEAS attended a debate at the Institute for the Studies of the Americas (ISA), where they argued against the motion that America is in decline. Arguing for … Continue reading

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Jan 29 2012

What next for Saif Gaddafi, Libya and the ICC?

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By Teddy Nicholson. On Monday 21st January a deadline that it now appears was not only arbitrary but also purely notional elapsed. This was the deadline for the current Libyan government to tell the International Criminal Court what they were … Continue reading

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Jan 20 2012

Unleashing the Dogs of War – A Growing Strategic Inevitability?

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By John Collins. There seems a growing confidence among American hawks about the inevitability of an attack on Iran. Few appear willing to overtly bang the war drum, but notable hawks like Max Boot seem comfortable to engage in the … Continue reading

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