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Biggest Stories of the Decade – The Arab Spring


As part of our series on the biggest scoops of the 2010s, Sesha Subramanian takes a look back at the Arab Spring...

Climate change could account for the fall of an Ancient Empire


Carter Levy tells us how unpredictable weather conditions began causing chaoas and affecting our planet thousands of years ago...

The long game: should we have intervened over ISIS?


On 31 October, ISIS confirmed the death of its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, in an announcement that prompted many to praise intervention against the terrorist group, which has...

Was military intervention into ISIS necessary?


On the 26th of October 2019, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi committed suicide in Syria by detonation of a suicide vest.  While in light of the atrocities that ISIS caused...