The deadlock and failure of western governments to lead their countries effectively is a symptom of where these nations are within their empire cycle. In this sequence… Read more.

A trend has emerged amongst governments across the western world of responding to the high debt burdens by implementing new strategies to tax the middle and wealthy… Read more.

Throughout history individuals and nations have had to decide how to react when threatened by a strong aggressor. Appeasement has been an age-old human strategy which… Read more.

As I discuss in The Multi- Polar World, Chapter 5 of Breaking the Code of History, China completed its regionalisation phase in the mid 1990s and has since moved… Read more.

Both the recent events in Mali which have resulted in military intervention by France with British support and at the remote BP installation in Algeria which ended… Read more.

The Human Genome Project  that mapped mankind's DNA has revolutionised our understanding of genetic diseases. As a natural continuation of this revolution in our… Read more.

The recent elections in Israel have shown weakening support for Benjamin Netanyahu and his party. This must be pleasing to President Obama whose relations with the… Read more.

The announcement by David Cameron that if the Tories are re-elected in 2015 they will hold a yes no referendum within that term, is a manifestation of the economic… Read more.

With a global human population currently totalling some 7 billion and expected to grow by a further 2 billion before 2050, everyone should be concerned about the… Read more.