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Asia Needs One Big New Institution
Asia Needs One Big New Institution  


September 8, 2014  

Just a small taste of GB’s Fall 2014 issue. Subscribe today GB: Do you foresee military conflict... 

Mass versus Force
Mass versus Force  


March 23, 2014  

Legitimacy loves the art of persuasion In their conclaves in various enclaves (‘think tanks’ and spas), military strategists... 

Persian Gulf Futures
Persian Gulf Futures  


March 5, 2013  

Shaky monarchies, strategic pressures, and threats to energy and shipping The failure to date by oil- and gas-rich Persian... 

Israel Reacts to the Arab Spring
Israel Reacts to the Arab Spring  


June 7, 2012  

Proposition: The Arab Spring is, on balance, a major strategic problem for Israel Saeed Rahnema (against): Whether or not... 

Arab Spring —  chief consequence?
Arab Spring — chief consequence?  


October 19, 2011  

Nader Hashemi Shortly after the overthrow of Hosni Mubarak, Aluf Benn, the editor-in-chief of Haaretz, wrote a column entitled:... 

Networks and an Arab Summer
Networks and an Arab Summer  


June 27, 2011  

The future of democracy in the Middle East and North Africa is with the unstructured, civic action networks that started... 

The Uncertain Future of Political Islam
The Uncertain Future of Political Islam  


February 18, 2011  

As a philosophy of statecraft, political Islam has proved ill-equipped for the complexities of modern government. With the... 

Trees and Forests in the New World
Trees and Forests in the New World  


October 13, 2010  

GB talks new-century politics and geopolitics – from the local to the general – with former UN Secretary-General Boutros... 

Israel-Palestine: Parsing the ‘Peace’
Israel-Palestine: Parsing the ‘Peace’  


June 14, 2010  

Irreconcilable understandings of ‘the peace’ have betrayed the hollowness of saying “I’m for peace.” But time is... 

The Case for a Union
The Case for a Union  


February 19, 2010  

A majestic region-wide union may well transform the strategic calculus of the sceptics and the spoilers Victor Hugo famously... 

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