Author

David Blair



Other articles by this author

  1. ‘Would the Kremlin really have allowed this undeliverable pledge to be made?’
  2. Perhaps Madam Butterfly will sing her agonising lament within a ‘People’s Republic’
  3. Israeli leaders might loathe Hamas, but they know and understand an old adversary
  4. A terrible humanitarian disaster is now overtaking two European cities
  5. Why are soldiers much better at relief work than the supposed professionals?
  6. Mr Erdogan has not lifted a finger to protect Kobane from the IS assault
  7. Could the recent violence in Jerusalem be the spark that ignites a third intifada?
  8. The entire Russian economy seems likely to be pulled into recession next year
  9. The inescapable truth is that the girls were not ‘abducted’, but enslaved
  10. Vladimir Putin has achieved most of his goals, at least in the short term
  11. The truth is that Netanyahu offers Israel nothing but perpetual conflict
  12. A huge percentage of able-bodied Eritreans strain every nerve to flee their homeland
  13. The Rohingyas’ misfortune is that they are not victims of Israel or the West
  14. Why punish the people for the sins of their leaders? The ayatollahs never bear the pain
  15. Cuba will soon be the land of Starbucks and mass tourism
  16. Syria’s ceaseless horror has proved the assumption behind the ‘Just War’ theory
  17. The Arab-Israeli conflict and the ambitions of Western powers are modern intrusions
  18. Is it moral to refuse to defend the defenceless, to abandon them to the IS slave raiders?
  19. Seven leaders in sub-Saharan Africa have been in office for longer than 20 years
  20. Mr Museveni runs a one- man government where Ministers are only minions
  21. Countless ordinary Iranians evidently felt confident enough to break the law
  22. The danger is that aid serves to underwrite and perpetuate a misallocation of resources
  23. A view of the world that is so rancid and bigoted as to be deranged
  24. A view of the world that is so rancid and bigoted as to be deranged
Latest Issue
Digital/PDF Version

PDF version (iPad-friendly)

Previous Issues
Latest Tweet
Share Us
Tablet Subscription

Manage my subcription here

Manage
Newsletter

Sign up for our newsletter

Sign Up
Top