I am posting Srdja Popović’s Ted Talk in Kracow, November 2011, on people power and regime change, as I am trying to grapple with the question as to how non-violence can achieve results. As you watch this now, the picture ...

No one must, however, underrate the power and efficiency of a totalitarian state… The rulers for the time being can exercise a power for the purposes of war and external domination before which the ordinary free parliamentary societies are at ...

The inner nature of this nihilistic terrorism is that everything is permissible, whether because God exists and I am his representative, or because God does not exist and I take his place. André Glucksmann (19 June 1937 – 10 ...

“Benedetta Berti: The surprising way groups like ISIS stay in power,” Ted Talk March 2015. How Hamas, Hezbollah and other groups provide services to populations that states fail to offer, and how these services, and communication about them, form part ...