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The Echo Chamber That Are Western Humanitarian Summits

The Echo Chamber That Are Western Humanitarian Summits

Backbencher June 12, 2014 0

Who really benefits from self indulgent Western summits and campaigns about problems a world away? This week sees the UK play host to a global summit on sexual violence in war, part of a

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When, If Ever, Is Humanitarian Intervention Justified?

When, If Ever, Is Humanitarian Intervention Justified?

Backbencher May 3, 2013 0

In Part 2 of his latest 2-part series, Sami Steinbock discusses in more detail effects of humanitarian intervention in specific cases There are sometimes reckoned to be five criteria that, if achieved, mean humanitarian

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War Socialists

War Socialists

Olly Neville January 29, 2013 33

To take the massive simplification – socialists on the left (liberals) want the state to interfere in the boardroom but not the bedroom, socialists on the right (conservatives) want the state to interfere in

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