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Trump’s biggest test will be reforming the financial system

11 March, 2017

Amidst the furore generated by the new American President’s controversial decisions or policy statements, the situation on the economic front is overshadowed by the bitter political infighting betw

Left wing liberalism tries to rule by manufacturing consent

12 February, 2017

A few years ago at an annual session of the World Public Forum Dialogue of Civilisations, Professor Craig Calhoun, then director of the London School of Economics

A death struggle is going on at the heart of American power

14 January, 2017
Watching Donald Trump’s first press conference as President Elect the other day, I was reminded of my meetings in the late 1980s with Ted Turner, the founder of CNN.

Russia is reborn under Putin

17 December, 2016

In the honey-hued, timber-panelled opera hall of Saint Petersburg’s new Marinsky Opera House, the orchestra performed with metronomic precision and Slavic passion

Are we living through a revolution or a reaction?

3 December, 2016

There are widely differing verdicts on what the future US regime will be like: hardline, moderate, protectionist, business oriented, against trade pacts, for “public spe