Well, it seemed a good idea at the time
27 May 2015 11:34 (South Africa)
The Gathering
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He’s a Xi! Jinping enters Beijing Valhalla

  • J Brooks Spector
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By International Crisis Group

Op-Ed: Nepal’s political faultlines


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By J Brooks Spector

US Presidential Politics – not just for the boys anymore?


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By J Brooks Spector

You are what you read: Osama bin Laden


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By International Crisis Group

Q&A: A new Sri Lanka?


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By J Brooks Spector

US 2016: Defining Hillary




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By Greg Mills & Dickie Davis

Burundi: Defence, diplomacy and the missing development link


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By International Crisis Group

Analysis: Raising the stakes in the South China Sea


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By J Brooks Spector

MAD and MADD(ER): Who’s next in line for nuclear capability?


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By J Brooks Spector

US: The politics of pressure, Warren-style


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By Simon Allison

Analysis: Why the Yemen conflict matters for Africa


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By Ronnie Kasrils

Op-Ed: Lest we forget the truth about World War Two




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By J Brooks Spector

The Incredible, Inevitably Shrinking Britain?


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By Saul Musker

Lubya: The debate continues


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By AFRICA CHECK

Africa Check Factsheet: How to travel with children into and out of SA (and what is an unabridged birth certificate?)


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By J Brooks Spector

WWII and Vietnam War, the conflicts that defined the modern world


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By International Crisis Group

The South China Sea: Searching for calm in troubled waters


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By J Brooks Spector

The lessons of the fires of Baltimore




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By Saul Musker

Op-Ed: In Lubya, resisting oblivion


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By International Crisis Group

Q&A: Guatemala’s struggle against corruption


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By Richard Poplak

Bow before the Beneficent: Bill, Billionaires and the Clinton Foundation go on safari


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By International Crisis Group

Credible, inclusive and peaceful elections in Myanmar possible… but a challenge lies ahead


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By International Crisis Group

Analysis: Syrian War


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By J Brooks Spector

AGOA: South Africa's real chicken and egg problem




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By Jasmine Opperman

Analysing the Isis playbook: How to turn desktop warriors into jihadis


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By J Brooks Spector

The Greatest: 150 years after his death, Abraham Lincoln remains an inspiration and moral compass


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By J Brooks Spector

Hillary Rodham Clinton's worst-kept secret, officially out: She’s running for president


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By J Brooks Spector

The day they drove Old Dixie down – 150 years on


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By J Brooks Spector

The Iran Nuclear Agreement – the bigger picture


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By J Brooks Spector

Paulitics of naked ambition: US GOP Senator Rand Paul wants to be the first libertarian president




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