There are people who wish I wouldn’t refer to China as our enemy. But that’s exactly what they are. They have destroyed entire industries by…View More The Sino-American Trade War: De-escalation or Cold War Two?
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On February 2nd of 2018, the United States Office of the Secretary of Defense published the Trump administration’s Nuclear Posture Review. The NPR articulates the…View More The Nuclear Posture Review: What Does It Do and Why Should We Care?
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FIFA’s great scandal started in May 2015, with an appropriately scandalous beginning– a raid on a Swiss luxury hotel and the arrest of several FIFA…View More A Red Card for FIFA: Human Rights Violations in Qatar
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It has been a tough year and a half for oil, specifically the price of a barrel of crude in relation to the sheer volume…View More One Small Step For OPEC, One Giant Leap For Global Markets
In 2001, Dennis Tito became the first non-astronaut to travel to space (although classifying him as a non-astronaut is contentious, it will become clear why).…View More The Privatisation of Space Tourism: Space Law and its Failure to Launch
An acid attack is the deliberate assault of a victim with corrosive acid, aimed at disfiguring them, humiliating them and sometimes even killing them. In…View More Acid Attacks: A Disturbing Weapon of Choice
The Iran Deal, customarily known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), is the international agreement between Iran, the five permanent members of the…View More Two Months In: A Look at the Iran Deal
It has been a year and five months since 43 Mexican students disappeared after a clash with police 26 September 2014. Despite multiple investigations being…View More Mexico’s Missing 43