- Quaker Contributions to building a Culture of Peace in an Unpeaceful world
- Observing the International Day Against Nuclear Tests.
- Love and Terror in the Third Reich:A Tale of Broken Integrity
- Submission to the Arms Amendment Bill Select Committee-New Zealand Parliament.
- Psychopathology and Politics: Attack Syria to divert attention at home.
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Psychopathology and Politics: Attack Syria to divert attention at home. Kevin P Clements National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies, University of Otago Donald J Trump poses major problems to world order. His administration is unraveling, he has no coherent … Continue reading
The reality is that bombing Syria will not prevent disgruntled political actors living in Europe from engaging in lone wolf or even coordinated violent politics as acts of revenge for what they perceive as unjustifiable attacks on their homeland by foreign forces. In other words it does not make Britain and British citizens more secure it might in fact make them more insecure. If this is true Cameron’s principle argument for deeper British military engagement fails. Continue reading
Re-Interpret the Constitution-Militarise the Region. Kevin P Clements Shinzo Abe’s unilateral re-intrepretation of the Japanese Constitution was justified in terms of “Collective Defence” particularly of the the Japanese homeland. What was not stated, however, in the official justifications was that … Continue reading
Moral Claim-Immoral Practice: Britain and the Arms Trade Kevin. P Clements NCPACS, The University of Otago. Those of us living in the Commonwealth like to sustain the illusion that our foreign and defence policies are moral and principled. We like … Continue reading
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? [Prefatory note: This is an interview with a knowledgeable Greek journalist covering a range of issues associated with the Gaza ordeal] ? “Blood on American Hands”: Richard Falk on Palestine…
Violence and Nonviolence in the 21st Century Kevin P Clements National Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies University of Otago. We are constantly being told that the world overall is getting more peaceful. Stephen Pinker ( The Better Angels … Continue reading
Making sense of tragedy:standing in solidarity with Palestinians and supporting immediate medical assistance
Making Sense of Tragedy:standing in solidarity with Palestinians and supporting immediate medical assistance Kevin P Clements NCPACS, University of Otago There is a major calamity taking place in the Middle East right now. The Israeli army, navy and airforce are … Continue reading