Timmon Wallis has a PhD in Peace Studies from Bradford University and has worked on peacebuilding projects in Chechnya, Croatia, Sri Lanka, Philippines and South Sudan. He has been a past editor of Peace News and Director of the National Peace Council, andhas recently published The Truth About Trident, out now, from Luath Press.
Published in: HomeThe finest of margins: making sense of Trump's triumph
Given a winner-takes-all political system in a world divided so evenly, splitting the vote on the left will always...
Published in: openDemocracyUKDeconstructing nuclear deterrence
Military and political leaders who might seriously threaten the UK are simply unlikely to be deterred by the threat...
Published in: HomeStrong on oratory, weak on facts
The whole argument against bombing rests on the historical fact that bombing is not what got rid of fascism in the...
Published in: Can Europe Make It?Another ‘Dodgy Dossier’ for war
Undeterred by the disastrous results of ‘regime change’ in Iraq and Libya, western powers have for four years been...
Published in: openDemocracyUKWas the UK drone strike in Syria “legal”?
The targeted killing of suspect Reyaad Khan in Syria is deemed illegal and extrajudicial.