Day: January 23, 2021

The Storms Before the Possible Calm

The Storms Before the Possible Calm

January 23, 2021
The storms are not yet over, but it seems that Biden may eventually be able to restore calm to a divided nation, Brian Cloughley writes. The English expression “the calm before the storm” is defined a…
India’s Arctic Strategy

India’s Arctic Strategy

January 23, 2021
The Indian government has unveiled its own Arctic strategy. A special government website says that “the importance of the Arctic for India is constantly growing, primarily due to the problems associat…
The Rubble of Empire

The Rubble of Empire

January 23, 2021
How can you tell when your empire is crumbling? Some signs are actually visible from my own front window here in San Francisco. Directly across the street, I can see a collection of tarps and poles (a…