If you enjoyed our blog on China's Africa: How America has dropped the ball, you might appreciate the following recent interviews given by David on Africa:

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I have always been fascinated by the relationship between the film industry and social mood not just in Hollywood, but indeed globally. At times film directors and… Read more.

As highlighted in Breaking the Code of History, one of the key requirements for an empire to grow successfully is to be able to expand into new territory and… Read more.

Just as the Suez crisis marked the end of the Britsih Empire, the question as to if and when the US punishes Syria for its flagrant use of chemical… Read more.

Each of the five stages of empire as described in Breaking the Code of History has a distinctive dynamic and social profile and provides the approach to … Read more.

The axiom that the Middle East is going through a civil war of regionalisation, as defined by the five stages of empire, continues to  be an accurate and… Read more.

The new documentary that raises the question of whether  flight AA 587 out of New York was shot down on November 12th 2001 with the loss of 260 people by a… Read more.

The speech last night by chairman of US Fed, Ben Bernanke, confirmed our opinion that the May 22 stock market high was the peak of the bull period and that… Read more.

The model of the five stages of empire outlines how an empire in ascension will borrow from its own economy to fund its economic and military growth. This has been the… Read more.