Investigating, examining, debating – and if necessary prosecuting – crimes done in our name is not a threat to democracy; it is intrinsic to it.
Category Archives: Multilateral Foreign Policy
With youth unemployment running at 24 per cent, it is unsurprising that people are being attracted to fringe ideologies which offer simplistic solutions.
Should we be patrolling with nuclear weapons when we face no current strategic threat and see ourselves as a constructive force for good in the world?
The term appeasement is often overused, but that’s what Obama’s free pass to Assad’s air force in exchange for a hoped-for nuclear deal with Iran is.
We have made substantial gains in reducing preventable child deaths, but the UK must do more to encourage other countries to invest.
Support for the Syrian Resettlement Programme is one small act that the government could take to show that compassion is a core British value.
Now is an appropriate juncture to push back against fatalism and despair and protect our achievements for the future.