Tag: military

  • An end to U.S. Nation Building, but what does that mean?

    A criticism of ‘optimist’ views of globalisation

  • America’s War in Yemen

    Given the correlation between Peacefulness and economic and social development, I’d say there’s a strong argument that the level of peacefulness in a country is one of the most valid indicators of that country’s level of development; it’s also important for the potential of other countries to develop further, given that violence in one country…

  • The Global Peace Index – What is it and How Useful Is It?

    The Global Peace Index uses 23 qualitative and quantitative indicators to measure the state of peace using three thematic domains: the level of Societal Safety and Security; the extent of Ongoing Domestic and International Conflict; the degree of Militarisation. The data is collated by the Institute for Economics and Peace – a think tank which develops…