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Divided Generations: Ukraine’s Lost Children

Divided Generations: Ukraine’s Lost Children

Preview: Conflict can devastate a country. It will tear apart political institutions, social constructs and families themselves. Through civil wars these divisions can intensify as communities that were once neighbours are now split by nationalism, entrenched rivalries and prejudices and when these conflicts occur it is, more often than not, the children who are most…more

When A Little View of the World met TEDxClapham

When A Little View of the World met TEDxClapham

Highlights from TEDxClapham On January 17th, 2015 I got to attend an independently organised TED event, TEDxClapham in South London. These talks aim to open up the world to the people who attend and the people who watch the talks worldwide. Some challenge your perspectives, some tell stories of great endeavours and TEDxClapham talked of…more

Quote of the Week

From the Mind of Terry Pratchett

From the Mind of Terry Pratchett

Following the death of the much loved and respected British author, Terry Pratchett, I thought it would be a fitting tribute to remember some of the fantastic wit and imagination from this unique literary mind. … “The trouble with having an open mind, of course, is that people will insist on coming along and trying…Continue Reading

Book Club

Book of the Month: March, 2015 – Blueprint for Revolution

Book of the Month: March, 2015 – Blueprint for Revolution

After leading the Otpor! movement to topple Slobodan Milosevic in Serbia, Srdja Popovic, uses Blueprint for Revolution explores the power of non-violent protest. From the cottage cheese protests of Israel to Pussy Riot in Russia, Popovic uses his first hand understanding of protest to demonstrate how even the smallest person can change politics, and often not in the most conventional of ways.Continue Reading

About Peter Banham

Peter earned his BA in History & International Relations from the University of Lancaster, specialising in Development & Middle Eastern politics. He is currently undertaking an MA in Geopolitics, Territory & Security at Kings College, London. Through A Little View of the World he writes on global affairs, international relations, development and world conflicts.