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Scholars and spies: A disastrous combination
The academic community needs to create a clear firewall between itself and the military and intelligence communities.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 13:27 GMT
Dumb and dumber: Speak softly and carry a big stick
Obama's 'smart power' foreign policy isn't really smart at all.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2012 16:26 GMT
When soft power is hard
The "soft power" espoused by the US establishment should be viewed with suspicion.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2012 10:17 GMT
Angela Merkel's 'vision thing'
Beyond implementing day-to-day policies, leaders need to communicate their "big ideas" if they want to inspire people.
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 12 Nov 2011 12:07 GMT
Decline and fall of the US' decline and fall
The decline of US global dominance does not necessarily mean that China will replace it as world superpower.
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 12:36 GMT
America's self-inflicted decline
The United States is facing major economic problems, and its politicians are unable - or unwilling - to solve them.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2011 12:11 GMT
Future of power
How close is China to replacing the US as the next "superpower"?
Last updated: 13 Apr 2011 13:36 GMT
Kicking the intervention habit
Should talks of intervention in Libya turn into action, it would be illegal, immoral and hypocritical.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2011 12:54 GMT
The pen versus the sword
The Gaddafis enjoyed a political facelift from the West whilst carefully avoiding blowback - until now.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 15:32 GMT
The sun never sets
It once ruled a quarter of the world, but what is so great about Great Britain?
Last updated: 29 Aug 2010 14:00 GMT
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