A century without war is needed to survive environmental threats
Huge military budgets will not protect us from extinction. Nations must redirect spending towards human security and...
Taliban present Biden with the challenge that could define his presidency
If the United States’ withdrawal from Afghanistan isn’t saved from Trump’s mishandling, the consequences will haunt...
Published in: openDemocracyUK: OpinionThe UK’s science success shows why its government is getting COVID wrong
The country really is a world leader in sequencing the coronavirus genome – and those findings cry out for an...
Afghanistan, North Korea – and Tunisia: a security briefing for Joe Biden
Biden’s first executive orders have done a lot, but he can’t order away all Trump’s cack-handed legacy – or silence...
The far right’s rise within armed forces is a global threat to democracy
The suspected involvement of soldiers and police in the US Capitol riots echoes infiltration moves by extremists in Europe.
Will Iran’s Revolutionary Guard provoke Trump into going out with a bang?
As domestic rioters offer distraction, the risk looms from overseas of a messy war to welcome Biden.