Opinion & Comment

Nigeria. The Boko Haram’s new strategy

The kidnapping of the Chibok schoolgirls and the emergence of female suicide bombers is certainly a new phase in the strategic development of Boko Haram. In terms of ideology the movement has been consistent since 2009 in calling for the creation of an Islamic state in Northern Nigeria and that they are willing to achieve…

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2015. Momentum for nuclear disarmament?

Nearly twenty-five years after the end of the Cold War, nuclear deterrence still constitutes an integral part of the security doctrines and policies of some states. There are eight states in the world that have admitted possessing nuclear weapons, among them France and the United Kingdom. Moreover, several European states including Belgium, Germany, Italy, and…

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Money as a mission.

St. Basil the Great, in the 4th century would call money ‘the devil’s dung,’  an epithet reused by Pope Francis last year. Oscar Wilde said…

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The Hare, the Hippo and the Fire.

The hare and the hippo were great friends. They walked together in the veld and visited each other in their homes. The hippo was very proud…

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Youth & Mission

The Virus of Racism.

The world is seeing once again the upsurge of a vicious “virus” that has spread to every corner of the world. This time, the “virus” is…

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