Monthly Archives: November 2016

Nation States existed long before the Peace of Westphalia

Tony Blair and the Peace of Westphalia by Gwydion M. Williams A detailed disproof of the New-Right idea that sovereign states are a 17th century invention—a notion that Blair has now added to New L… Source: Nation States existed long … Continue reading

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Activities

Originally posted on Irrelevance:
After the Life Altering Break-Up (henceforth dubbed LABU). I went through the mandatory soul-searching Activities. I drank a lot of bad craft beer and a few good ones, a lot of whiskey, oodles of Black Label, and…

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New Strategic Realities in South Asia

Originally posted on tughralyamin:
One theme that became part of the strategic narrative being churned out by the American think tanks after the Mumbai attacks in 2008 was that the in the future, if a terrorist attack on India emanated…

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What CPEC means for South Asia

Originally posted on aftabmaken:
Why is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor such a challenge to India? Conventional wisdom has it that India is worried about CPEC at its two ends: Gwadar, where the Chinese are building a maritime presence, and Pakistan-occupied…

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What CPEC means for South Asia

Why is the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor such a challenge to India? Conventional wisdom has it that India is worried about CPEC at its two ends: Gwadar, where the Chinese are building a maritime… Source: What CPEC means for South Asia

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