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Strife Announcement: Positions on Strife editorial board open for applications
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Strife Announcement: Positions on Strife editorial board open for applications

Thanks to the hard work of our contributors and the enthusiastic support of our readers and collaborators, strife is continuously growing. Accordingly, we are seeking a number of talented and enthusiastic individuals to join our editorial board for the 2014-2015 academic year.  . We are currently accepting applications for the following posts:  . ·   Webmaster  … Continue reading

Call for papers: A world in flux?  Analysis and prospects for the U.S. in global security
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Call for papers: A world in flux? Analysis and prospects for the U.S. in global security

A world in flux? Analysis and prospects for the U.S. in global security  Call for papers US Foreign Policy Research Group and Strife first annual conference March 4, 2015 at King’s College London  The world is in an increasing state of flux. Growing concerns over the rise of the Islamic State and international tensions over … Continue reading

Canada’s NATO response: A missed opportunity
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Canada’s NATO response: A missed opportunity

By Zachary Wolfraim: Earlier this May I analysed Canada’s tentative re-engagement with NATO given its full-throated defence of Ukrainian sovereignty and its commitment of military assets to NATO’s reassurance mission in Eastern Europe. The deployment of F-18s, the participation of a Canadian frigate in NATO’s Standing Naval Maritime Group, as well as additional headquarters staff, … Continue reading

‘Under the spreading chestnut tree’: 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre
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‘Under the spreading chestnut tree’: 1984 at the Playhouse Theatre

By Louis Mignot: Under the spreading chestnut tree, I sold you, and you sold me. There lie they and here lie we Under the spreading Chestnut tree. – George Orwell, 1984   Orwell’s classic dystopia has increasing resonance for modern society, something captured perfectly by Robert Icke and Duncan MacMillan at the Playhouse Theatre in … Continue reading

From the Lawyers’ Movement to the August March: The challenges of bringing forth change in Pakistan
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From the Lawyers’ Movement to the August March: The challenges of bringing forth change in Pakistan

By Maryyum Mehmood: In the past couple of weeks we have seen the unfolding of yet another political turmoil in Pakistan. Tens of thousands of protesters, a significant number of them women and children, have taken to the streets of the capital, demanding the resignation of current PM Nawaz Sharif of the Pakistan Muslim League … Continue reading