Interventionist and isolationist shaped US relations with allies and adversaries

Zoellick identifies five traditions that have emerged form America’s encounters with the world: the importance of North America, the special roles trading, transnational and technological relation play in defining ties with others, changing attitudes toward alliances and ways of ordering connections among states the need for public support, especially through Congress and the belief that…

Focus on Racism

Real life is a deeply affecting tale about the emotional cost of reckoning with the desire and overcoming pain including nuanced, precise account of micro-aggressions, abuse, racism, homophobia, trauma, grief and alienation. Taylor wielding a scalpel-like prose, explaining human behaviours along with Wallace’s petri-dish worms under the microscope. There is a precision in the details…

Covid-19 : Prevention is much easier than cure

Researches behind a global study into Hydroxychloroquine led by Oxford University have against dismissing the drug prematurely, saying it could still save lives. The study, known as Copcov, aims to enroll 40, 000 healthcare workers from across the world to determine whether the drug is effective at fighting Covid-19. Dr. Will Schilling the trail’s lead…

Full Moons of 2020

2nd September’s full moon at 6:22 am, is usually known as the Harvest Moon, because it is the full moon that falls closest to the September equinox. This year, however, it will be known as the Full Corn Moon, as the first of two full moons to fall in October is closest to the first…

Wild goats

Herds of wild goats take a troll over the bridge to cross the stunning natural archway on the Atlantic coast in East Skeam island in Roaring Water Bay, West Cork,  Ireland. A ram keeps a watchful eye to ensure they are safe. In the fairytale story of Three Billy Goats Gruff, once upon a time,…

Spitting Image to be relaunched

A puppet of Boris Johnson has been unveiled ahead of the return of the 80s popular satirical TV show Spitting Image this autumn after 24 Years, recreated by the BBC and ITV for their Britbox streaming service. Puppets of the prime minister’s senior adviser Dominic Cummings and Prince Andrew have also been revealed.  The show…

Museums re-opens in London

Natural History Museum will be first to reopen on 5 August followed by the V&A on 6th August and the Science Museum on 19 August with social distancing measures in place. Advanced timed tickets will be needed to access the venues to manage crowds, but entry will continue to be free with the V&A and…

Beirut explosion kills over 137 and 5, 000 injured

          Rescue workers search for survivors of Beirut deadly explosion at Beirut port were over a 137 people killed and injured over 5, 000. The entire city was shaken by the explosion and a mushroom cloud could be seen from miles spreading over the port area. President Michel Aoun said the blast…