British General Election: the SNP new political order and the day after
The English general election result of May 7th took by storm politicians and pundits alike. In the early hours of…
Six key points about Greece’s debt
According to Tim Jones, Senior Policy and Campaigns Officer of Jubilee Debt Campaign*, Greek election has delivered a clear rejection…
If not now, when? If not us, who? :The new Greek government and its negotiation strategy
On January 26th Alexis Tsipras head of SYRIZA (Coalition of the Radical Left) Party assumed office as the first Left-wing…
Global Risks. Twenty years from now..
A few months ago the World Economic Forum published its annual report ‘Global Risks 2014’, (WEF, 2014). According to Klaus…
Asthma revisited: is it really chronic and incurable?
In this article I review evidence showing that the current definition of asthma as chronic airway inflammation is not scientifically…
A Defence Policy without Common Defence: The case of the EU CSDP
Recent geopolitical developments in Europe have thrust the EU Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) into the limelight. I ‘ll…
Powerfull international agricultural cooperations and EU policy
17 academics ask: Recently the EU has been less resistant (vs the past) to pressures by big pharma and international…
Ukraine: Central Planning, Transition and the Breakup of Nations
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia, the post-socialist world has been a theater of medium- to large-scale…