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Has UK society really become glib, broken and divided?

I've often heard expats declare their belief that UK society has become ever more divided since they left. This is something...
By Douglas Hughes, In Opinion Pieces - 22 May 2022, 18:00

Russia Will Not Disappear

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 20 May 2022, 15:00

Farewell Neutrality: Sweden and Finland

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 18 May 2022, 14:03

Portugalidade : The essence of being Portuguese

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Brexit - Old resentments simmer on

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The lithium conundrum: Expanded

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Britain’s Shame

It’s generally bad form to quote another journalist, but Stewart Lee’s day job is stand-up comedian, so we can make an...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Apr 2022, 15:52

Climate Change Hits Southern Africa

Tropical Storm Ana in January, Tropical Cyclone Batsirai in February, then Dumako, Emnati...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Apr 2022, 15:47

Ukraine: Nuclear End-Game?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 20 Apr 2022, 16:23

Do the Russians Have War in Their Blood?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 30 Mar 2022, 13:53


Hungary: Fooled Again?

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 30 Mar 2022, 10:00


Ryanair – Not the World’s favourite airline

By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Opinion Pieces - 28 Mar 2022, 20:03


A global energy crisis like no other

By Douglas Hughes, In Opinion Pieces - 26 Mar 2022, 20:36

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Ukraine: What Next?

Russian troops are stalled for the third week outside most of the major cities of eastern...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 24 Mar 2022, 17:12

Is Airbnb good for Portugal?

I believe it’s fair to say that nothing provokes such reaction as Airbnb.
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion, Opinion Pieces - 21 Mar 2022, 20:04

Ukraine: Lessons for Taiwan, Lessons for China

Almost a month in, China is still being extremely coy about its attitude towards the...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 21 Mar 2022, 16:52

Shrinking Asia

In the politics of population, the magic number is 2.1. That is ‘replacement level’:...
By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 29 Jan 2022, 15:09

Italy: President Berlusconi?

It was looking like a good year for democracy.
By TPN/Lusa, In Opinion Pieces - 27 Jan 2022, 13:26

Is an omnivorous diet an option for you?

There is quite a strong movement towards healthier and animal protective diets....
By Paul Luckman, In Opinion Pieces - 24 Jan 2022, 13:14

Covid Fatigue

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 15 Jan 2022, 16:05

Kazakhstan: A Quarrel Among Thieves

By Gwynne Dyer, In Opinion Pieces - 11 Jan 2022, 09:00

A 7.8 billion strong dilemma

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Fossil Fuels: Stranded assets and fire sales

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The scourge of plastic

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Killer Drones

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