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President Hillary Clinton – What Would Her America Look Like?

President Hillary Clinton – What Would Her America Look Like?

2016 could be the year that Hillary Clinton achieves the top political position in the free world. The state she would create is still a relatively unknown quantity but we have signposts that suggest what the future will be like. Regardless of the policy details, however, we do know that if Clinton won in 2016 there would be a new America and a new politics.more

Ending the Use of Child Soldiers – South Sudan

Ending the Use of Child Soldiers – South Sudan

South Sudan, the world’s newest state, is one beset with problems and plagued by conflict. In the midst of this conflict are the child soldiers that have made up part of the armies and militias on both sides. War is always a tragedy but when it also involves the use of children as front line soldiers that conflict is particularly hard to comprehend.more

Quote of the Week

“It’s really a wonder…

“It’s really a wonder…

“It’s really a wonder that I haven’t dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart.” – Anne Frank (Diarist and Writer, 1929-1945)Continue Reading

Book Club

Book of the Month: April, 2015 – Flash Boys

Book of the Month: April, 2015 – Flash Boys

Flash Boys is a story of shocking truths, desperate capitalism and an unbalanced financial system that will surprise every reader. It cements Lewis’s reputation as one of the world’s leading journalists and you start to understand what the hell happened to the international finance system since the global crisis started in 2008.Continue Reading

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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.

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