Protecting the Children of Gaza

On October 29, 2014, in Articles, by admin

Protecting the Children of Gaza by Clive Hambidge Gianfranco Poggi’s Forms of Power explains with his usual clarity that he found it “difficult to define political power otherwise than with reference to organized violence; it is the command over this resource that allows one group, for example to ‘run things’ over a given territory.” He […]

ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model

On October 6, 2014, in Articles, by admin

ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model By Seyed Mohammad Marandi Western media coverage of Islam and the “Middle East” regularly dismisses any possibility of meaningful participatory politics outside the frame of western liberal democracy. When the West faces a challenge such as that posed by the Islamic State of Iraq and […]