Seth Ferris

Lebanon: Hariri Kept in Power to Destroy His ...

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Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri was all smiles after his talks in Paris on December 8th. The same Hariri who…

Empires Beware: Ireland Now Dominates the UK ...

M34234234In 2010 a mining accident in Chile came to global attention. This potential disaster, and subsequent rescue, are remembered with pride by Chileans because it was their own rescue services, using their own equipment, who…

Kashmir – The Independence Movement Muc...

4543232323At the moment everyone is pitching in on the situation in Catalonia as the real story. Having held a referendum on independence, in defiance of the Spanish constitution, the Catalan regional parliament must have…

We May Be At The Beginning of “Letterga...

88674234234Sometimes a relatively obscure event takes place which has profound consequences far beyond its original location. For example, the positioning of the star at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem was…

Austria: The Most Threatening of the Far Righ...

5332342342In 1967 the actor Richard Harris played the lead in the film of the musical Camelot. He acted the part well, but his singing could best be described as “hopeful”. In effect he spoke the lyrics on pitch, in a tone of trembling hysteria designed to…

Rigging Elections in Georgia, Russia and the ...

5453Whenever national-level elections take place in any country, other countries have an interest in the outcome. Major powers want to make sure smaller ones continue to toe-the-line, or are ripe for conversion to their side of the argument…

Brexit “Bunglers” Suddenly Find Out What A Go...

Journal NEO Collage 6538So she lasted the weekend. No one knew exactly what would happen to the UK after it voted to leave the European Union, as there were promises but no plan. But what has happened, and…

Tricks and Trades of the Matrix – Weste...

4523213123There is no such thing as a neutral education system. It either teaches people to buy into the existing status quo and support it, or gives them problem-solving skills in order for them to change it. This is why foreign…

Why Lebanon Has To Be Made Into A Problem

5634342333When you write articles on international affairs you hope your words will do some good. A lot of people may not like what you say, but you don’t do this sometimes dangerous job unless you want your writing to have a positive effect…

AFD: Germany Gives Birth to New Monster, Wet-...

Now the dust has settled after an extraordinary week in Germany, we can see that this country is setting a new and disturbing agenda. What other countries had nightmares about, Germany is doing…

May Tries to Avert Disaster by Running Away f...

56435345345On September 22nd Theresa May made what she regarded as an important speech on Brexit. She was obliged to give this speech because the Brexit negotiations have collapsed, due to the inability of the UK side to present a clear…

South China Sea: the UK Intervenes On Its Kne...

7654444Whichever side of the Brexit debate you are on, things don’t look too good at the moment. Those who voted Leave are seeing the pound fall sharply, jobs disappearing, no trade deals with other countries and the huge amount of work…


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