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My Country Changed Overnight…

My Country Changed Overnight…

There was one sure thing for the British people on the day of the Scottish Referendum on Independence, 18th Sept, 2014; the nation we know as the United Kingdom would be transformed by this historic vote. Regardless of whether the vote went with the Yes Campaign (supporting Independence) or the Better Together Campaign (supporting amore

“There is Nothing…

“There is Nothing…

“There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead” – Niccolo Machiavelli, (Italian Political Philosopher, 1469-1527)

The Calais Solution?

The Calais Solution?

It is 1558 and in Calais, England is holding on to the last vestiges of its French Empire. Since the time of 1066 and William the Conqueror the English have held territory in France, but with the French at the gates of Calais England has lost its last outpost on the European Mainland. Since then,more

About Peter Banham

Peter earned his BA in History and International Relations from the University of Lancaster, where he specialised in Peace & Conflict Studies and Middle Eastern politics. Through A Little View of the World he writes on global affairs, international relations, development and world conflicts.