In: US

IAPSS Live | Richard Samuels on US-Japan Alliance in Times of Rising China
December 19, 2018

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The attack on Syria and the new chapter of the western imperialist hypocrisy
April 30, 2017

Aggression is the use of armed force by a State against the sovereignty, territorial integrity or political independence of another State,…

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Why the United States Challenges Democracy
December 14, 2015

The term democracy is almost synonymous with the foreign policy of the United States. As American influence spreads across the…

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Like Oil and Water? Islam and Democracy in the Middle East
September 12, 2015

Author’s Note: This article was previously written in 2011 without a title during the height of the Arab Spring. At that…

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The Japanese developmental state: A review of The Miracle
July 18, 2015

The first chapter of the book The Miracle: The Epic Story of Asia’s Quest for Wealth entitled The Radio that Changed…

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Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 2)
July 14, 2015

Bashar Al-Assad, president of Syria has also been blamed for creating conditions which spawned the rise of ISIS in Syria. Assad…

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Why are US boots not on the ground in the fight against ISIS? (part 1)
July 14, 2015

The unforeseen rise of ISIS as an Islamic radical group, has ambitiously captured vast lands in Iraq and Syria with the…

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The Ambassador: The silent colonisation of Africa’s natural resources
May 13, 2015

Viewing the degree of corruption in Africa through the lens of Mads Brugger’s 2011 documentary ‘The Ambassador’, reveals how ambassadorial privileges…

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The Monroe doctrine and its legacy in American foreign policy
May 12, 2015

Though some might contest its status of a “super power”, I think that today we can all agree on the fact…

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TTIP: What is it, what are its contents, and who benefits from it?
April 24, 2015

Promises of prosperity, welfare, employment opportunities and economic growth are made by the negotiators and proponents of the free trade treaty between…

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