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Gwynne Dyer
By Gwynne Dyer - Feb 07,2019
For a moment there, I thought we had a new global threat to deal with, alongside the old favourites, like climate change, nuclear war and pandemics.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jan 29,2019
The decision to promote Juan Guaidó as a rival president to Nicolás Maduro in Venezuela was clearly made in Washington, not in Caracas.
By Gwynne Dyer - Jan 10,2019
There is no need to practice bleeding, as the soldiers say, but the British government did not get the message.
By Gwynne Dyer - Dec 27,2018
The Kurds of Syria are now frantically digging trenches around their cities and towns just south of the Turkish border, because Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that President Donald Trump gave a “positive response” to his plan for an invasion of Kurdish-cont
By Gwynne Dyer - Dec 13,2018
Maybe the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is a bit more democratic than the mere Republic of Congo, but it is a matter of, fairly small, degrees.
By Gwynne Dyer - Nov 08,2018
Barack Obama said of the US midterm elections that “the character of our country is on the ballot”, and the outcome proved him right.
By Gwynne Dyer - Nov 01,2018
It was either ignorant or irresponsible for those campaigning for Brexit, British exit from the European Union, two years ago to claim that the Irish border would not be a problem.
By Gwynne Dyer - Oct 25,2018
The last time I wrote about the treaty banning “intermediate-range” nuclear missiles was 31 years ago, and I really thought I would never have to visit that tedious subject again.
By Gwynne Dyer - Oct 18,2018
They still have not dropped the other shoe. The “Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC” contains terrifying forecasts about what will happen when we reach an average global temperature 1.5ºC higher than the pre-industrial average. We are now at over 1ºC.
By Gwynne Dyer - Oct 11,2018
A man who makes US President Donald Trump look like a bleeding-heart liberal will almost certainly be Brazil’s next president. Jair Bolsonaro won 46 per cent of the vote in Sunday’s first round of the Brazilian presidential election, with twelve other candidates running.



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