The Beirut blast was terrible – nuclear weapons are far, far worse
A new nuclear arms race is under way. The 75th anniversary of Hiroshima should make us reflect on the sheer...
How Trump is opening the way for the Taliban to take Afghanistan back
Trump’s eagerness to ‘bring our boys home’ is leaving the Afghan government with little power to resist the Taliban...
US and China are both raising the military stakes in the South China Sea
Just when Trump might be looking for a diversion.
Published in: openDemocracyUK: OpinionHow a Tory MP might reveal British spies’ failure to raise the alarm over COVID
Julian Lewis gave Boris Johnson a headache this week – he could do the same to intelligence chiefs with an early...
Published in: HomeIf Trump needs a war to win in November, which enemy will he choose?
He’s failed on COVID-19 and the economy is tanking. Could a military adventure in Afghanistan, Iran or North Korea...
Published in: openDemocracyUK: OpinionTo dodge the worst of COVID, we must oppose the British government
We can assume that incompetence will continue and that the economy will trump health – unless we all keep the pressure up.