Obama’s speech to the Islamic world

Here is the much-hyped speechIt is easy to preach when you are the US of A. Obama makes provocative statements, but stays clear of owning up responsibility on behalf of his country, except in the matter of Iraq where he can conveniently blame his predecessorI join issue with the following - 1. US will continue …

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Reflections from the classroom

This post is related to some of the sessions at IDS and the discussions around it. Think this is a good way of recording my thoughts, by putting them up here...One of these weeks, we had an opportunity to look closely at different government apparatus – a lecture on democracy, a lunch-time seminar on Maoism …