Tuesday, 21 February 2017
Presidents Bush and Obama understood the strategic need to follow any and every activity in Africa. President Bush created AFRICOM and President Obama made sure the African Command had a more relevant presence in the continent. Now we just need to see if the Trump Administration understands the importance of continuing the legacy of the two previous administrations when it comes to Africa-oriented policy.
Tuesday, 14 February 2017
This week we will discuss three ongoing cases of Isolation: the EU isolating itself from the rest of the world; the isolation of the Palestinian Cause and the Isolation that leads to the destruction of the enemy.
The European Union's self-Isolation
The EU is having a hard time adjusting to the new era. In a Brexit and Trump era, the Union is refusing to think outside the box; it rejects the idea of acting differently, of acting according to the people's wishes, simply because the biggest surviving socialist project ever (a successful one, that is) cannot move beyond ideology and corruption.
Monday, 13 February 2017
By Scott Morgan