Tag Archives: US foreign policy

US Impact on World Problems

Here’s a provocative thought that I wrote in comment on a piece saying how the US had messed up the rest of the world with its interventions: I think the US has often blindly gone into situations it didn’t understand … Continue reading

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Troubling Warnings from the 1930s by Edward Luce

Great though dark piece in today’s UK Financial Times by Edward Luce “When people strike comparisons with Hitler — or Munich — I usually reach for my earplugs. The same applies to the Great Depression. There is nothing on today’s … Continue reading

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Iran: You Cannot Bomb Knowledge and Technical Expertise

Very wise piece on the complexities of negotiating with Iran by Philip Stephens in today’s UK Financial Times. http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/af170df6-4d1c-11e3-bf32-00144feabdc0.html?siteedition=intl#axzz2kiP31htK ©Ingram Pinn The who-said-what game  about last weekend’s talks in Geneva has become a distraction. The six-power negotiations  with Tehran to … Continue reading

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