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By Gwynne Dyer - Sep 20,2018
Who said this? “The weak crumble, are slaughtered and are erased from history while the strong, for good or for ill, survive. The strong are respected, and alliances are made with the strong, and in the end peace is made with the strong.” Nietzsche? Goebbels?
By Gwynne Dyer - Sep 13,2018
I was one of five children, so I am in an invidious position when I write about population growth.
By Gwynne Dyer - Sep 03,2018
On Sunday, Brazil’s top electoral court ruled that “Lula”, former president Luiz Inácio da Silva, cannot run in the presidential election this October.He served two terms as president (2003-2011), he dutifully waited out the following two terms, and his Workers’ Party (PT) has no
By Gwynne Dyer - Aug 26,2018
Two weeks ago, Gay McDougall, co-chair of the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, alleged that up to a million people belonging to the Uighur and other Muslim minority groups in China’s northwestern province of Xinjiang have been detained in concentration ca
By Gwynne Dyer - Aug 14,2018
Here’s the good news. Last February the International Criminal Court (ICC) at The Hague opened an inquiry into alleged crimes against humanity committed by President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines as part of his “war on drugs”.Now for the bad news.
By Gwynne Dyer - Aug 09,2018
It would be churlish to ask what took them so long.
By Gwynne Dyer - Aug 06,2018
On 8 August 1918, one hundred years ago on Wednesday, it finally became clear who was going to win the World War I.
By Gwynne Dyer - Aug 02,2018
A quarter-century before the Arab Spring of 2011, there was a democratic spring in South-East Asia: The Philippines in 1986, Burma in 1988, Thailand in 1992 and Indonesia in 1998.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jul 05,2018
The United States could probably extract major concessions from China in a carefully managed confrontation on trading issues, because the Chinese do not want a trade war with their best export customer.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jun 08,2018
Four years into a stalemated war, it takes something very big or very bizarre to get Ukraine back into the headlines.

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