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One reason Russian leader Vladmir Putin believed he could quickly conquer Ukraine was Russia’s success in keeping neighboring Belarus subservient t0 Russia.
Sep 29, 2022 - 4:00:43 PM
Background to The International Rule of Law
The Russian invasion of the Ukraine has generated a discussion about how the actions of the Russians in attacking the Ukraine violates the ’rules’ of international law. In most cases there is a proposition that somehow these rules are well-established, universally recognised and generally applicable. It might be useful to set out a brief analysis of what these ‘rules’ might be.
Sep 24, 2022 - 3:18:11 PM
Thanatos And The Curse of Political Involvement
Last week, watching the television news, I received a shock.
Sep 14, 2022 - 11:46:20 AM
A Time When We All Played Nicely Together
As I was watching the terrible conflict between Russia and the Ukraine on my television and hearing about the river of artillery, rockets and ammunition flowing in to support the Ukrainian defence I was reminded of a time when such a development was considered inconceivable
Jul 7, 2022 - 2:00:09 PM
Britain’s Kamikaze Policy On Fracking
A Triumph Of Ignorance, Incompetence and Green Hysteria
Jun 27, 2022 - 12:09:07 PM