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Truth Commissions and Transitional Justice: A Case Study of Post-Pinochet Chile
Truth Commissions and Transitional Justice: A Case Study of Post-Pinochet Chile

Essay examines the impacts of truth commissions in post-Pincchet Chile. By Katherine Lee. (10/28/2016)

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The State of the Biological Weapons Convention
The State of the Biological Weapons Convention

Paper analyzes the state of the Biological Weapons Convention. By  Robert Dormer (10/28/2016).

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Now Available - IA Forum Fall 2016 Issue: Corruption and Human Trafficking
Now Available - IA Forum Fall 2016 Issue: Corruption and Human Trafficking

The Fall 2016 issue of International Affairs Forum is now available. This focuses on Corruption and Human Trafficking, with interviews and essays from contributors from around the world, spanning a... Read More...



Interview: Graciela Chichilnisky and Heikki Patomaki
Interview: Graciela Chichilnisky and Heikki Patomaki

Joint interview with Graciela Chichilnisky and Heikki Patomaki, Professor of Global Politics at the University of Helsinki, on global governance and climate change. By C.J. Polychroniou and Marcus ... Read More...



The (Trans-Siberian train of) Heartland or (Mare Liberum of) Rimland?
The (Trans-Siberian train of) Heartland or (Mare Liberum of) Rimland?

This years marks the anniversary of the creation of the legendary Trans-Siberian railway of Russia.  A look at mega structures from the next century. By Filippo Romeo. (10/17/2016)Read More...



Big Data Needs Science Diplomacy
Big Data Needs Science Diplomacy

Author arugues that big data needs bigger ethics, Science diplomacy and Global diplomacy. By Syed Danish Ali. (10/12/2016)

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Impact of CPEC on Regional International Relations
Impact of CPEC on Regional International Relations

Essay examines how CPEC as a investment and its benefit to energy resources. By Syed Danish Ali. (10/08/2016) 

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Technology Can Address Climate Change Threat: Interview with Graciela Chichilnisky and Peter Wadhams
Technology Can Address Climate Change Threat: Interview with Graciela Chichilnisky and Peter Wadhams

Graciela Chichilnisky and Peter Wadhams say it is possible to resolve the climate change threat through the deployment of technology that can remove carbon dioxide from the air. By C. J. Polyc... Read More...



Participate in University of Hull Survey: Measuring the Existence of Global Citizenship
Participate in University of Hull Survey: Measuring the Existence of Global Citizenship

Participate in this survey from The University of Hull, UK, pursuing a project on measuring the existence of global citizenship (called 'demos'). (09/30/2016)

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A Safe Haven or Route for New Conflict
A Safe Haven or Route for New Conflict

Analyis of Safe Haven, an explicit favoring of one religion/ ethnic group against another in the face of atrocities committed by ISIS. By Mustafa Akhwand. (09/30/2016)

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DMCA Abuse: How corporations are using US copyright law to harass and silence individuals
DMCA Abuse: How corporations are using US copyright law to harass and silence individuals

How are Digital Millennium Copyright Act takedown notices being used?  By Prof. Murray Hunter. (09/29/2016)

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Discussion Brief: Sustainable Agricultural Productivity Target
Discussion Brief: Sustainable Agricultural Productivity Target

Brief discusses Links to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) / Post-2015 Development Framework and Role of Committee on World Food Security (CFS) & Its Stakeholders. By Mumukshu Patel. (10/01/... Read More...



Analyzing the Nexus of Globalization, Security and International Terrorism
Analyzing the Nexus of Globalization, Security and International Terrorism

Does globalization terrorism seems to constitute significantly more security challenges than ever before? By Gabor Sinko. (09/22/2016)

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The Complementary Processes of Integration and Fragmentation (Late 19th to Early 20th Century)
The Complementary Processes of Integration and Fragmentation (Late 19th to Early 20th Century)

Paper identifies the globalizing processes of integration and/or fragmentation and their relation to global history. By Gabor Sinko. (09/16/2016)

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Geopolitics of Climate Change: The Future of Tao and Quantum Buddhism
Geopolitics of Climate Change: The Future of Tao and Quantum Buddhism

Paper asks, what is the relation between Buddhism and the Climate Change? Far more than it appears on the first glance. By Prof. Anis H. Bajrektarevic. (09/13/2016)

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Evaluating Islam’s role in Central Asia
Evaluating Islam’s role in Central Asia

Paper examines arguments regarding the extent of radicalization in Central Asia and Islam’s history in the region. By Raja Sutherland. (09/12/2016).

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MENA Region: Colonial Dependence versus Regional Interdependence
MENA Region: Colonial Dependence versus Regional Interdependence

MENA colonial historial must be understood to gain a proper understanding of its current circumstances. By Dr. Bendebka Ramzi. (09/05/2016)

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Strengthening Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention
Strengthening Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

A look at deficiencies in the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention and how to strengthen it. By Abhinav Dutta. (09/03/2016)

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Examination of Saudi-Iranian relations and their potential impact on the Middle East. By Dr. Mohammed Nuruzzaman. (08/28/2016)

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Iran, Saudi Arabia and Mideast Peace
Iran, Saudi Arabia and Mideast Peace

An examination of Iranian-Saudi relations and what they mean for the Middle East peace process. By Dr. Mohammed Nuruzzaman . (08/28/2016)

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Power Games in the South China Sea
Power Games in the South China Sea

A history and analysis of power games currently played regarding the South China Sea. By Ashna Joy. (08/22/2016)

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Indonesian Nationalism and Postcolonial Colonialism: enduring legacies for Papua
Indonesian Nationalism and Postcolonial Colonialism: enduring legacies for Papua

Paper exposes postcolonial colonialism perpetrated by the Indonesian State, its ruling apparatus and other domestic and foreign stakeholders in the disputed province of [West] Papua. By Nathan Down... Read More...



Katchatheevu: A Resolved, Yet an Unresolved Tussle
Katchatheevu: A Resolved, Yet an Unresolved Tussle

Is there hope to revolve dispute between India and Sri Lanka over the continuing the “disputed” islet – Katchatheevu – in the Palk Bay? By Adarsh Vijay. (08/03/2016)Read More...



The Great Transition to Green Capitalism: An Interview with Graciela Chichilnisky
The Great Transition to Green Capitalism: An Interview with Graciela Chichilnisky

Graciela Chichilnisky thinks that a new global economy based on "green capitalism" is not only possible but absolutely essential for the future of the planet. By Marcus Rolle. (08/01/2016... Read More...



Brexit: Lessons for the Remainers and Other Integrating Regions
Brexit: Lessons for the Remainers and Other Integrating Regions

Reflections on Brexit and lesson learned.  By Dr. Pattharapong Rattanasevee. (08/02/2016)

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The International Productivity Problem, the Energy Transition, and Globalization, Going Forward
The International Productivity Problem, the Energy Transition, and Globalization, Going Forward

Essay argues that the stresses of the upcoming major worldwide energy transitions, accompanied by climate change protections, are likely to severely test national and international coordination sys... Read More...



Will Afghanistan’s Lone Fighter Succeed?
Will Afghanistan’s Lone Fighter Succeed?

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani is fighting wars on multiple fronts. What are his prospects for success? By Ali Reza Sarwar. (07/27/2016)

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The Attempted Military Coup in Turkey
The Attempted Military Coup in Turkey

Examination of the attempted military coup in Turkey. By Prof. Giancarlo Elia Valori. (07/26/2016)

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The Elimination of War Debate: Why Talking About Human Nature is Irrelevant
The Elimination of War Debate: Why Talking About Human Nature is Irrelevant

Paper explores, is war inherently inseparable from us and trying to eliminate it would therefore be a vain endeavour? By Nathanaël Chouraqui. (07/24/2016)

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Machiavelli’s Immorality: Deeper Looks
Machiavelli’s Immorality: Deeper Looks

An examination of Machiavelli. Should he be chararcterized immoral? The answer's ambiguous. By C.J. de Grazia. (07/19/2016) 

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