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Can The World Ever Really Keep Terrorists Off The Internet?

Can The World Ever Really Keep Terrorists Off The Internet?After London’s most recent terror attacks, British Prime Minister Theresa May called on countries to collaborate on internet regulation to prevent terrorism planning online.

Why Other Gulf States Have Cut Ties With Qatar?

Why Have Other Gulf States Cut Ties With Qatar?Gulf Arab countries summon images of oil-fueled wealth, luxurious malls and strong Muslim identity. Nasty regional rivalry, diplomatic ruptures and panicked citizens stockpiling groceries don’t usually figure.

Lessons From The Blowback Of The British Empire

Lessons From The Blowback Of The British EmpireConsiderable attention has been directed at the plight of EU immigrants living in the UK following the Brexit vote, not least their role as “bargaining chips” in Britain’s forthcoming exit negotiations from the EU. Less attention has been paid to the government’s ongoing discriminatory immigration policies against its own citizens.

Is There A Link Between Foreign Policy And Terrorism?

Is There A Link Between Foreign Policy And Terrorism?What causes terrorism? The combination of the horrendous terrorist attack in Manchester and a British general election inevitably meant that this question would dominate political and media discourses.

Can We Survive The Nuclear Anthropocene Epoch

Anthropocene1 3The era in which we live is now officially described as an atomic Anthropocene or the “age of humans”, an epoch defined by humans’ impact on the planet – and one of its most distinctive features is radiation.

Why All Terror Attacks Are Not Connected

In just one weekend in December, a series of terrorist attacks killed nearly 200 people in five different countries. All of them claimed the lives of civilians, and all were claimed by different terrorist groups.

California, Washington, And Oregon Versus Trumpland

California, Washington, And Oregon Versus TrumplandCalifornia is now the capital of liberal America. Along with its neighbors Oregon and Washington, it will be a nation within the nation starting in January when the federal government goes dark.