FEATURE: THE WARS WITHIN THE WAR

First-time Contributor, Murchana Kaushik, in her own sensitive style, dissects the wars within the war continuing between Russia and Ukraine.

“The underlying idea reflected in all of these is the dichotomy of “us versus them”. Who is considered superior juxtaposed against those deemed inferior”

OPINION; Russia and Ukraine: Are We Heading to Nuclear War?

International Affairs Editor, Eleanor Fletcher, discusses whether recent escalated tensions by Russia in Ukraine represents the start of World War III

What was it like to live in Lebanon one year after the blast?

By Jade Alves-Gabiron Lebanon has been hit by one of the strongest non-nuclear explosions the world has ever known[1] on Tuesday, 4 August 2020. Even though there is an after and a before the blast, the country was already diving into a systemic crisis since 2018. In 2021, the United Nations Economic and Social CommissionContinue reading What was it like to live in Lebanon one year after the blast?

Editorial: Northern Ireland at 100, The Government of Ireland Act 1920, Partition and Northern Ireland

Peter Donnelly, Editor The 3rd of May 2021 marks one hundred years of Northern Ireland and the United Kingdom as we know it today. 1920 and 1921 were foundational years for modern understandings of the history of Ireland, be it politically, socially, economically or constitutionally. Following centuries of bitter political wrangling over Ireland’s constitutional future,Continue reading “Editorial: Northern Ireland at 100, The Government of Ireland Act 1920, Partition and Northern Ireland”