Jack Dickens

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Tuesday, 28 January 2020

Need to know: Trump’s Middle East peace plan

The President of the United States has just unveiled a plan which he believes could bring peace to the warring …

By Jack Dickens

Friday, 24 January 2020

Bercow is getting what he deserves

Pursuing a career in Parliament provides one of the greatest stages in the world upon which to perform. The ever …

By Jack Dickens

Thursday, 23 January 2020

UN Court rules that Myanmar must stop Rohingya genocide

The International Court of Justice in the Hague, the highest court of the United Nations, has just given a landmark …

By Jack Dickens

Wednesday, 22 January 2020

The woeful inadequacy of the EU’s foreign policy

President Donald Trump’s decision to assassinate Qasem Soleimani may not have entirely transformed the politics of the Middle East, but …

By Jack Dickens

Friday, 17 January 2020

How to impeach a US president

The Speaker of the US the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi, has signed the articles of impeachment passed by the …

By Jack Dickens

Thursday, 16 January 2020

US-China trade deal is a temporary truce in an ongoing war

Donald Trump is by no means the first US President to make sudden, dramatic changes to US foreign policies. In …

By Jack Dickens

Wednesday, 15 January 2020

The coming decade will make or break the European Union

One might have been forgiven for thinking, in 2010, that the European project was in peril. In that year the …

By Jack Dickens

Monday, 13 January 2020

A genuine popular uprising could change Iran forever

Over the weekend, a fresh wave of anti-government protests has erupted throughout Iran. Iranians took the streets across the country …

By Jack Dickens

Thursday, 9 January 2020

Ten great Iranian cultural sites the US must not bomb

“Is it not passing brave to be a King, And ride in triumph through Persepolis?” These lines from the sixteenth-century …

By Jack Dickens