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11 - 20
The death of opera: A funeral eulogy
The storytelling of the opera has been replaced by its more consumable cousin, the soap opera.
Last updated: 03 Mar 2013 15:21 GMT
The new politics of defence
Conservatives have lapsed in their support of the military - perhaps the centre-left should pick up the mantle.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 16:57 GMT
Syria and the impotence of the West
The absence of an armed guarantor will make peace in Syria harder to achieve, writes Barkawi.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 09:59 GMT
ZD30: Hollywood does history
ZD30 again highlights the reality that cinema teaches Americans more about history than the hard labour of historians.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 10:19 GMT
Visiting faculty: Who is who
Meet those tasked with coaching the fellows on their journey towards becoming the inspirational leaders of the future.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2013 15:50 GMT
Insurgency and diplomacy
The Syrian resistance should take a note from the Algerians who fought for independence from France.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 16:19 GMT
Lessons from the al-Qaeda chronicles: Romney and the attack on women
Women-hating in the US is "not limited to the Republican Party", but can also be found in the "citadels of liberalism".
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 04:54 GMT
Civilisation and savagery at war
The label "savage" is often found in imperial contexts, in wars between Western powers and indigenous peoples.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2012 11:48 GMT
Global Islam vs the Western nation-state
If the anger against the anti-Islam video tells us anything, it's that extremism fuels extremism.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 04:48 GMT
The sting of subjugation: 'Green on blue' attacks in Afghanistan
Afghans are killing Western troops because the US and NATO are in occupation of their country, writes Barkawi.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2012 07:35 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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