Tag Archives: imperialism

The New Age of American Imperialism

The Trump version of the United States has relinquished its leadership. It is Europe’s responsibility to step in.

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“Nice” China? The Aloofness of Pax Sinica

Given its inherent sense of superiority, could China — once a global hegemon — be more peaceful than its Western (and especially U.S.) predecessors?

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Trump: No Isolationist

For all the talk of “America First,” Trump is a full-blown corporate internationalist.

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China’s Long View: European Imperialism in Asia

Australia’s former Prime Minister on how World War I has much to answer for a century later.

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The Failure of Islam to Reform

Only Islam can extricate itself from the failures in its history.

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U.S. Spying and Europe’s Disillusioned Pro-American Elites

Why are some of Europe’s pro-American elites now wondering whether they got it wrong?

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Mapping Out Europe's Strategy

Why does Europe need to start carrying its own weight?

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Thabo Mbeki: A 350-Year Perspective on South Africa’s Democracy

How has South Africa’s history of political violence influenced its currently peaceful system?

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Resurrecting Empire

Did the West’s attempts at dominance in the Middle East create an Arab culture of resistance?

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Should We Trust China?

Should China's recent economic growth and moves toward banking reform concern or reassure Westerners?

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