Bounty≠Consumerism: An International, Aesthetic Christmas

Bounty≠Consumerism: An International, Aesthetic Christmas

Consumerism is all about Pride. Fighting consumerism in Christmas, ironically, can also be all about pride.

Lex Specialis and the Interpretation of Article 50 TEU

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Article 50 of the TEU must be applied complementarily with other treaties, otherwise, conflicts arise between international law and the limited provisions in Article 50.

10th Anniversary Post – Pop Culture @ E-IR: A Reflection

10th Anniversary Post – Pop Culture @ E-IR: A Reflection

We seek to enlighten our readers about the ways in which the everyday inform how states and non-state actors negotiate geopolitics and its attendant forces.

How to Explain Bitcoin to an Asshole

2 Simple Ways to Explain Where Bitcoins Value Comes From I get a lot of questions about where the value of Bitcoin is derived. I love this question. Mostly because people tend to ask this question

10th Anniversary Post – Why E-IR Is Awesome for Us

10th Anniversary Post – Why E-IR Is Awesome for Us

The opportunity to interact with academics and theoreticians on E-IR is integral to preventing discussions on military thought and practices turning into an echo chamber.

10th Anniversary Post – Why Faculty Use Blogs

10th Anniversary Post – Why Faculty Use Blogs

The fast publishing of the blogosphere is a wonderful venue for self-expression when you have something to say, so – make use of it! 

Turning Students into Professionals

Turning Students into Professionals

The transition between university and professional life can be jarring. Ideals help students sail in the right direction in a turbulent professional world.

Why Jerusalem Is the Capital of Israel – And Palestine

Why Jerusalem Is the Capital of Israel – And Palestine

Rather than seeing the recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel, lobbyists for Palestinians should ask recognition of East Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine.

Is Russia a Strong State? The Complex Relationship with the Chechen Leadership

Is Russia a Strong State? The Complex Relationship with the Chechen Leadership

The mass protests by Muslims in Moscow in September 2017 have demonstrated the increasing complexity of the relationship between Moscow and the Chechen leadership.

Brexit and the Consequences for International Peacebuilding

British Minister for the Armed Forces visits the UK Engineering Contingent supporting the UN Mission in South Sudan. British peacekeepers in South Sudan are continuing their support to the UNMISS mission of protecting civilians and improving stability in the country. Armed Forces Minister Mike Penning visited the UK Contingent at Malakal and Bentiu yesterday where almost 100 personnel are carrying out engineering tasks in support of UNMISS. The Royal Engineers are preparing for the main deployment of nearly 400 peacekeeping troops over the coming months. The UK Engineers are dedicated to carrying out engineering work which will improve critical logistic routes and security at Malakal and Bentiu Protection of Civilian sites. As more troops arrive, they will build a permanent field hospital at Bentiu over 1,800 UN personnel.

The UK’s departure from the EU might arguably leave not only the UK but also the EU more inward-looking and less engaged in world affairs.

Did RT Influence the 2016 US Elections?

Did RT Influence the 2016 US Elections?

Rather than forcing RT to register as a foreign agent, efforts should be spent on making RT clarify any opaque business and editorial structures.

Guidelines for testing React components

What makes a good test? Outline of this article Pt 1: Why do we write tests?* To prove our code works* To protect our code from breaking when we work on it* To document behavior* To

Brexit, Trump and the Rise of Jihadism as Rejection of the Political Status Quo

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The solutions to extremism and terrorism lie in a rejection of the status quo. It is the power of the elites and political shortsightedness which make progress difficult.

How to critique your own UX Portfolio

10 questions to help you focus on the details that matter Have you ever thought … “I’m a UX Designer. So why can’t I design my own UX Portfolio?” Here’s the problem. You are your own worst

Who is Not a Refugee?

Who is Not a Refugee?

What I want to draw attention to here are the not-refugees, especially those we classify as ‘economic’ migrants but who are fleeing places in search of basic survival.

Structuring a Mixed-Methods Course

Structuring a Mixed-Methods Course

With some fine-tuning, the mixed-method model has the potential to be an effective and economical teaching approach.

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