World

The Geopolitics of Torture

27.07.2017

In general, the geography of torture demonstrates a stable tendency of political polarization. Torture is used in countries promoting the rule of law like the US and Israel on the one hand, and in states where there is an abrupt transformation of the political system like Ukraine and Iraq

'Deglobalisation' Is the Way to Reduce Inequality

26.05.2017

The race of globalisation is leaving the majority of the world’s population far behind. According to Unicef, the richest 20% of the population gets 83% of global income, while the poorest quintile has just 1%. This trend is getting worse.