I???ve lost count of the number of times I???ve casually referred to Israel when discussing the limits of international law. If there???s a rule, it seems, they???re willing to break it. They created a new legal principle of pre-emptive self-defence by de…
Let???s face it: North Korea is the gift that just keeps on giving. Oh, how we laughed when the North Korean team played in the World Cup and we caught a glimpse of their training sessions ??? weaving in and out of gym members at a local fitness centr…Read more "#NorthKorea – The dangerous global punchline"
I considered staying up last night to watch the first presidential debate of the election, but decided against it. I???d seen the huge backlash against Romney for his comments about the 47% on Twitter, and I???d seen his popularity tank in comparison …Read more "First Presidential Debate – Thoughts #Obama #Romney #US2012"
Syria has been embroiled in a humanitarian disaster for well over 18 months, with UN estimates putting the death toll in the region of 20,000. News reports such as this roll in so frequently that we cease to be shocked by the rampant destruction o…Read more "Is the cost of a resolution to the conflict in Syria the conceding of defeat to Iran over its nuclear program?"