North Korea’s Nukes

There are cautious reports of progress in the current six-nation talks aimed at resolving the impasse on North Korea’s nuclear capability and withdrawal from the non-proliferation treaty. To understand what’s at stake the excellent report in August’s Prospect magazine gives a chilling account of possible scenarios for North Korea’s collapse. Even if the talks go […]

After the War: Bush’s America and World Order

The indispensible Prospect magazine organised this debate at the Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1, with a strong selection of speakers: Michael Lind, a senior fellow at the Washington based New America Foundation and author of Made in Texas: George W Bush and the Southern Takeover of American Politics; Robert Harvey, former Conservative MP […]