Algeria: Will the Failure to Reform Economically further Fuel Islamism?
Kahina Bouagache
Algeria: Will the Failure to Reform Economically further Fuel Islamism? 18th May 2017

Kahina Bouagache argues that in the aftermath of the ‘Black Decade’, Algeria has been largely successful in...

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US-Iran Relations: From Nuclear Deal to Renewed Tensions?
Christopher M. Davidson
US-Iran Relations: From Nuclear Deal to Renewed Tensions? 5th May 2017

This is a chapter from the e-book 'The Future of the Middle East' co-produced by Global Policy and Arab Digest...

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Image and Substance: Screen Imagery and Political Process
Brian Stoddart
Image and Substance: Screen Imagery and Political Process 2nd May 2017

Every few years the Writers Guild of America goes on strike and script creators for film, television and late night...

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The Future of Yemen
Helen Lackner
The Future of Yemen 1st May 2017

This is a chapter from the e-book 'The Future of the Middle East' co-produced by Global Policy and Arab Digest...

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Alanoud Al-Sharekh
GCC States and Social Media Disruption in an Era of Transition 27th April 2017

This is a chapter from the e-book 'The Future of the Middle East' co-produced by Global Policy and Arab Digest...

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The New Neocons and the Middle East
Alastair Newton
The New Neocons and the Middle East 20th April 2017

Alastair Newton argues that there are some parallels between what seems to be happening presently inside the Trump...

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Turkish Economy as a Motor of Growth in the Mediterranean Rim?
Mina Toksoz
Turkish Economy as a Motor of Growth in the Mediterranean Rim? 7th April 2017

This is a chapter from the e-book 'The Future of the Middle East' co-produced by Global Policy and Arab Digest...

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When World Leaders Meet: Handshakes and Snubs
GLI G7 Team
When World Leaders Meet: Handshakes and Snubs 26th May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as...

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The Manchester Attack and the G7: Locating a ‘Strong and Stable’ Response?
GLI G7 Team
The Manchester Attack and the G7: Locating a ‘Strong and Stable’ Response? 26th May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as...

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The Art of the Meal: The Logistics of Hosting a Successful G7 Summit
GLI G7 Team
The Art of the Meal: The Logistics of Hosting a Successful G7 Summit 26th May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as...

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GLI G7 Team
Rolling out the Green Carpet for Trump 26th May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as...

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G7 Bounce? When Elections and Summits Clash
GLI G7 Team
G7 Bounce? When Elections and Summits Clash 25th May 2017

This weekend the 43rd G7 summit takes place in Taormina, Italy. Staff and students attending the summit are working as...

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Manchester Attack: Now is the Time to Properly Talk about ‘Radicalisation’
Hilary Pilkington
Manchester Attack: Now is the Time to Properly Talk about ‘Radicalisation’ 25th May 2017

Hilary Pilkington argues that we must not shy away from the difficult conversations to come. It can be hard to know...

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Our World of Plenty is on the Brink of Unprecedented Famine. We Must Act Now
Winnie Byanyima
Our World of Plenty is on the Brink of Unprecedented Famine. We Must Act Now 25th May 2017

Winnie Byanyima calls for urgent action over food insecurity. We all celebrated. Poverty in the world halved in just...

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Klaus Larres
Donald Trump and America’s Grand Strategy: U.S. foreign policy toward Europe, Russia and China 15th May 2017

The Trump administration continues to be an administration in transition. It has taken the new President and his...

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Richard Ponzio and Michael Schroeder
A Fool’s Errand? The Next Secretary-General and United Nations Reform 19th December 2016

With the recent election of António Guterres as the next United Nations Secretary-General, the focus will soon shift to...

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Ayse Kaya and Anita Desai
COP21 and the Paris Agreement: Change and Status Quo 22nd August 2016

This essay examines the latest inter-state negotiations on climate change at COP-21 and argues that the Paris Agreement...

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Book Review - A Revolution Undone: Egypt’s Road Beyond Revolt
Reviewed by Bill Law
Book Review - A Revolution Undone: Egypt’s Road Beyond Revolt 12th May 2017

A Revolution Undone: Egypt’s Road Beyond Revolt by H.A. Hellyer. London: Hurst, 2016. 251 pp, £20 hardcover...

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Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Mar
Reviewed by Mari Valdur
Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern 27th April 2017

Written in the early 1970s by renowned anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, the manuscript for Before and After Gender:...

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Book Review: Dialectics in World Politics
Reviewed by Richard Murphy
Book Review: Dialectics in World Politics 11th April 2017

Dialectics in World Politics edited by Shannon Brincat. Abingdon and New York: Routledge 2015. 216 pp, £95...

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