Hirst on Bobbitt
Only when the European powers moved from cooperation to conflict did the coexistence of the two systems, a liberal world economy and a continental balance of power ... the stockholder value model has led to immense value destruction as a result of the ...
Deceived By a Mirage
He had been compelled to act ... did not declare war on Russia until 1 August; their declaration of war on France came two days later. Britain entered the fray only on 4 August (an event readers of The Economist had certainly not been led to expect ...
A socialist program to end the war in Sri Lanka
For the most powerful sections of the corporate elite, the costs and destruction caused by the war had become an intolerable liability that cut ... of efforts to sabotage the ceasefire. In 2003, the navy provocatively attacked and sank LTTE vessels on ...
The Intolerable Acts
For those of you who may be a little rusty with regard to your US history, let's review the "Intolerable Acts": from "The ... The issuance of these acts and the resulting outrage led to the formation of the first Continental Congress.
“Let Them Eat Kebab” – The New Marie Antoinettes
Trafalgar, in which the British Royal Navy saw off a combined Franco-Spanish fleet off the ... There is another group, whose members are convinced that the nation state is the cause only of wars and trouble. I suspect former German Chancellor Helmut ...