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Cold War not cold – Third World stood in flames

The Cold War is long gone but its aftermath certainly lives on, at least in the developing world that still suffers from the complications caused by the superpower rivalry. The usual misunderstanding surrounding the Cold War is that it really … Continue reading

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10 years have passed – 9/11 and the world order that followed

Ten long years have passed since September 11th 2001. At the time, I was a student at Uppsala University, Sweden, and was standing at the parking lot of IKEA, helping a friend to buy a bed for his student apartment. … Continue reading

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