Published: Aug 09, 2018
When globalistion began to accelerate in the 1990s, globalists rejoiced and predicted that globalism would eventually weaken nationalism, and international organistions, particularly the UN, would become more powerful. However, such optimism has turned out to be a naive dream.
Published: Apr 19, 2018
It’s refreshing to read such an excellent letter recognising real reality rather than the contrived reality and lies expounded by the mainstream media, MSM (“Hysteria surrounding Russian ‘threat’ is leading us towards World War III”).
Published: Nov 12, 2017
Looking at the different summits that are taking place in our region this week, one cannot but be inspired by the high-mindedness that seems to have summoned the world’s most powerful statesmen to this part of the world at this time.
Published: Jul 10, 2017
Populism and protectionism are on the rise across the world. Recent developments in Europe and the election of Donald Trump as US president seem to have added strength to the voices opposed to globalisation. These are huge challenges confronting the world. What makes these challenges more complicated is the quality and complexity of global interdependence today.
Published: May 11, 2017
We have entered a time of unprecedented change in the world. Countries and international organisations are looking to the world stage and re-examining the role they want to play in its future. In the face of such a situation, a question arises: If globalisation defined the 20th century, what will define the 21st?